What Happened to Your Face?


I’d looked forward to the outdoor yoga class in the park through the entire winter, so I didn’t feel bad about taking the second donut, saying “why not?” to the dessert tray. I was at my heaviest weight, but  kept myself from usual despondency  by visualizing  a midsummer me, lithe and fit from yoga classes and sensible diet. I bought a new mat and a pair of outfits that didn’t make me feel like a cow. I arrived early, unrolled my mat near the gravel where I could see the sunrise. I heard birds begin to sing and insects buzz.


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  1. rgayer55

    Our Insurance company makes all employees and the spouse go through biometrics testing each fall. We always go gorge on biscuits and gravy immediately after the weigh-in.

  2. Margaret

    Oh now that’s a tricky story. All so positive and full of good intentions and peaceful settings – until you read the title again. Very clever. I love it.

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