I Am An Aging Beauty Still Alive And So Grateful

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    The Years Finally Caught Up But I'm Okay

    I was a skinny boyish kid. In my teens I was always being told I was extremely pretty and then in my twenties - even after I had my first child - the word I heard a lot was stunning. My thirties were good to me and when I left an unhappy marriage at 38 (to an insanely...
    absab absab
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2007

    Turning 50 This Oct, God Willing, I Will Age With Grace! Xo

    Hello, Gals, I am a new grandmother (can’t believe it sometimes when I hear the words, “Nonni” or Grammy. I want to be called NONNI : ) have a 2 year old GD and 3 month old GS. I am single at nearly 50 (Oct, might as well claim it now or hold on with dear life to the next 2...
    activforlife activforlife
    46-50, F
    Aug 9, 2012

    Soul Gaining Prominence

    I read this article today and this passage stuck me as significant.  So many of  us are afraid of aging and fear the changes to our bodies and the loss of beauty.  This article really captures the beauty of aging: Before we are born, we're all soul.  We...
    LizaJane1 LizaJane1
    51-55, F
    3 Responses May 30, 2009

    Thanks God!

    lol first of all ... lol don't think of beauty like hmmm i think Liv Tyler is beautiful, or Halle Berry, or Michelle Yeoh, but i just knew it when someone said that to me lol and how late it was? 15 years!! and then 22 years!! and then 24 years hehe so you see not many people...
    uliftmeup uliftmeup
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jun 2, 2010

    Little older.

    I  am  little  older  but  that  does  not  stopping  Me  from  flirting  with  younger  men  and they love  it.  I  have  this  awsome  crush  on  Justin ...
    61-65, F
    1 Response Nov 14, 2007

    Hey What Happened?

    Well once I was a look alike for one of Charlie's Angels.  Kelly I believe she was called.  Jackie Smith.  My figure was perfect and face and hair was too.  Hair colored auburn and hazel eyes with a slightly turned up nose.  Well I did'nt know I was such...
    whiteflame49 whiteflame49
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2007

    It's Rough But I Always Said ...

    I always said that I was glad that I was a late bloomer.  I was kind tall and skinny with no boobs until I was almost out of high school.  But, then I was something and I was something until my mid-40s.  But, being a late bloomer gave me a chance to develop some...
    Peabody Peabody
    51-55, F
    1 Response Oct 19, 2007

    Yes, I'm Still Alive...and Grateful.

      i wasn't a gorgeous-looking gurl in school or univ, but i hv maintained a popular profile haha. as i grew up i realize dat i'v changed a lot. i'v become better in sense of dressing, make-up, the way to converse with people etc. (of course der is a lot more to learn). thnx...
    dahling dahling
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 20, 2007

    Real Beauty Never Fades

    This is something that I am dealing with right now. In fact beauty has been more of a curse in my life than anything else. I am now in my 40's and physical beauty is swifly fading away. Why I say that beauty was a curse in my life is for alot of reasons. Some of those reasons...
    blumajik blumajik
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 14, 2007

    Loved It

    I worked out hard to become muscular and good looking.  Now that I'm over 40 I can see things starting to head south.  I didn't necessarily realize the power of good looks when I was single and younger, but I enjoyed it...things like getting pulled to the front of the...
    life101 life101
    41-45, M
    Nov 4, 2007
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