Can’t get a seat at the table?
Relegated to looking on, waiting for something to hit the floor?
Under foot and unnoticed?
Maybe this year is when you stand up and demand a seat.
Become a partner with those who should be your peers.
So stop settling for mere…
Food is always there, tempting Liza
And she honestly set a goal each morning to resist its charms
It is a daily struggle to see if she can stick to her goals
Leaving her depressed and disappointed as she wipes off doughnut crumbs
Becoming a young woman takes time
Learning how to carry oneself in society
Insisting on trying your very best
Never settling for crumbs that fall to you
Kind of glad I get to watch her pull this off as she grows up so fast