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Compulsive Expenses - Are How Women Fall

[Compulsive Expenses (Are How Women Fall)] There it is, completely harmless The blouse you’ve always wanted That comes with the pleated skirt And complimenting wedge shoes. It’s the designer purse that costs more than the outfit And the jewelry that accessorizes. The naked body has been helped by apparel Now come the other preparations. The hair style that figures the appropriate face It’s the nails that later get in the way of day to day function And the artificial tan that hides any trace of family background Then the convenience of forgetting troubles through massage. The end of day approaches Satisfied by life’s simple pleasures Café latte just before the snack to bed Overlooking the checkbook Just half-passed dead Smothered in losses Left with empty pockets Beaten by the addiction Ah, the woman’s conviction. [CCJA- April 5, 2006 at 3:06am]

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Date: 6/10/2017 6:30:00 PM
Powerful and straight to the point!
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Date: 6/10/2017 6:27:00 PM
Very profound in unexpected ways, I like the ending!
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