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( written by a mother who noticed her small son outside playing with a neighborhood boy )

"Was that boy black?", I asked my son, who was only three.
"Gee, I don't know," the boy replied. "Next time I'll look and see."
© Copyright 1999 Michael Mack - All Rights Reserved
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2 small lines, but says a whole lot. Speaks abundant words!
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The innocence of a child, there could be nothing more special.
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Incredible how two lines can be so powerful.

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Words lay dormant in the recesses of the mind til called forth to a labor of love. By WildChild

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Short and sweet and full of truth!!
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How profound toddlers can be....
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In brevity...truth.
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..out of the mouths of babes..!
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'Deer dear you do brevity better as well, that's it I'm hanging up my, I'll give it a whirl phrase. I know I don't like to put in effort, but hells bells kid, some hope wouldn't go amiss. Is there anything that you don't do well?   Mmmmm

Okay I suppose it's a stupid question, another excellent piece.  
Take care
love as always
Mushy
  

Take back the hope you gave,- I claim
Only a memory of the same
Robert Browning


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Standing Ovation on this one m'friend... this is wonderful... just wished we were all as color blind as our children

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Thank you, Tima...so do I.
 
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