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For The Rebel In Me

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For The Rebel In Me

I am a rebel.
All women are.
I found insurrection at my father's knee.
I knew to survive, it had to be.
And don't be fooled, if I seem kind of shy.
I am a warrior til the day I die.
My mutiny is cloaked in hugs and kisses.
I've had some triumphs and some misses.
I've fought predators both large and small,
Always managing to survive them all.

This I do because I am free.
This I do for the rebel in me.

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  1. Date: 12/21/2013 4:47:00 AM
    Bev....I love the rebel in you! chuck

  1. Date: 10/3/2013 10:20:00 PM
    Beverly, well well... nice to know all women are rebels... love the truthful image of the reality we women pass through when surviving all situations... making us a rebel... enjoyed the freedom touch here.. love..Linda

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    Date: 10/5/2013 10:39:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks pd. Great seeing you at the party!
  1. Date: 10/2/2013 4:46:00 PM
    Stay a rebel. good write.

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 8:37:00 AM
    I wholly condone the message here. Push back against life's challenges. Excellent lines!

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 7:04:00 AM
    I've always felt like a rebel myself; well, both a rebel and a black sheep. I identified with this piece; thanks for sharing :)