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A Mother's Advice

It’s not what healthy girls anticipate,
a pair of boobs that won’t inflate.
Just turned sixteen and as of yet
she’s still flat like a tennis racquet –
a likely deficit of estrogen
in a much needed region
and for girls it’s most essential
a husband gets his hands full.
To that end her mother suggests
that, until she produces breasts
of her own, she buy a modest pair
that will cause most men to stare
but not so unnatural in size
your posture doesn’t lean italicized.
For men are easily impressed
because most are size obsessed.

Copyright © Maurice Rigoler

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