shiny bits

December 21, 2014 at 4:27 pm 6 comments

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finishing touches

accoutrements of splendor

remnants of a past

worn under lights of a stage

priceless jewels from a dream

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pieces of my Flower costume

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Note:  I did not vandalize my costume – after 12 years of lots of sweat, hair spray, wear and tear, cleaning and constant mending (in other words, costumes live a very ‘difficult’ life) – bits and pieces have a tendency to fall off.  The flower, which was made by hand, fell off of my headpiece.  The pink shiny thing fell off of my bodice and the earrings – well, those were worn for many ballets, actually.  I did not have pierced ears…yet.  (By the way, the trick to keeping clip and/or screw on earrings on one’s ear lobe – eye lash glue)

 

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Waltz of the Flowers performance number 6

6 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Dan McGaffin  |  December 21, 2014 at 4:29 pm

    I admit that I was afraid that my favorite Pee Princess got into trouble again. Whew.

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    • 2. words4jp  |  December 21, 2014 at 5:30 pm

      no…but if she did….you would hear me scream…from IL to PA….

      btw – WP unfollowed you – meaning I did not do it, WP made the choice for me. i just discovered it yesterday and kept trying to remedy it with my ipad and iphone which was not working. i am on my desktop now – will make it right.

      Reply
      • 3. Dan McGaffin  |  December 21, 2014 at 6:11 pm

        I saw that you had followed me again. St00pid WP. Welcome back dear friend. *hug*

  • 4. Caro  |  December 22, 2014 at 12:29 am

    Enchanting

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  • 5. Nitin  |  December 25, 2014 at 5:32 am

    This is a very good piece. It took me back to yesterday when everything seemed like a dream and then made me wonder if I’m better off being the troubled, disturbed man I am today.

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    • 6. words4jp  |  December 26, 2014 at 3:48 am

      Thank you. I ask myself this question quite a bit:)

      Reply

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