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Scholarly Ambitions

College educations certainly aren't readily available to all.
Some are totally awed by exorbitant tuition expense.
Boys and girls of good intenions must apply
for available scholarships as soon as possible,
expecting to adhere to academic rules
and demanding of themseves only best efforts.
Starting as freshmen in highschool, ambitious students
aim for a scholarship of worth as part of their educational future.
Every teacher, in knowledge of the enormous price of good educations
will acquaint her adolescent pupils of current opportunities.
Parents, eager to assist their adolescent children,
add sacrifice of self and treasury assets.
Combined efforts keep our future as bright as past  attainments.

Written for David's contest

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  1. Date: 3/3/2013 9:19:00 AM
    Good morning Joyce, congratulations with your awesome win..xox~PD

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 6:43:00 AM
    Love this joyce.Congratulations on your win in David's contest.

  1. Date: 3/2/2013 11:27:00 AM
    Congrad's on your winning write.Light & Love

  1. Date: 3/2/2013 10:30:00 AM
    Joyce Congratulations on your placement in my contest, a very nice journey through an educational life, well done...David

  1. Date: 2/11/2013 1:17:00 PM
    The struggling that is rarely seen.

  1. Date: 2/7/2013 9:23:00 PM
    Joyce, an interesting story... good thoughts , will lead one the right way... thank you ~LINDA