Saturday, April 28, 2012

Y - Youthful

A fearless southern girl is . . .

She refuses to age. Two things: 1) Age in terms of years is not frowned upon, here. Wear your earned wisdom like a merit badge; 2) Youthfulness does not require plastic surgery. A fearless southern girl is youthful in energy and spirit. A youthful person's words reflect action and activity, rather than complaints and sedentary ways. A youthful person maintains optimism and is receptive to change.

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srivalli said...

I agree with you! One can be old in years but be still youthful. Great post!

Francene Stanley said...

Receptive to age is another way of saying: I bend before the wind like bamboo. I love this concept.