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Walking in the rain.....

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

A wonderful Sparkfriend recently mentioned to me that I can sing in the rain too.

Well, this morning, less than 2 blocks out on my walk, I remembered her words.

And I started singing softly to myself. Gene Kelly, eat your heart out.....it was so uplifting.

The rain was light and the air was fresh......and then I remembered her next message....that I

could dance too. Well, you know, I couldn't really see myself dancing down the street, but I did

decide I could skip. So I did.....once.....then again.....and a third time.

I thought if anyone is watching this old woman skipping down the street they may think I was nuts.....

But I really didn't care......so when I got around the corner on to the next street.....I did a few

more skips.....I am surprised how elevated my mood became. I was grinning from ear to ear.....

and I realized that you don't have to be a little school girl to be a little goofy.

Thank you Sparkfriend, you know who you are! emoticon

I will doing this more often....

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CAROLYNVIL 4/27/2010 11:38PM

    sounds great to me. It is great fun skipping and singing in the rain.

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SHARKAR02 4/27/2010 10:58PM

    "Nuts" isn't such a bad thing, especially when you're having fun! emoticon

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HVMBRU 4/27/2010 10:14PM

    You just brightened my day all that much more! Thank you.

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MARGBELL 4/27/2010 9:46PM

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GRAMMAP1 4/27/2010 9:35PM

    Hey that really sounds like fun. But a cheerful countenance is very contagious. Look how many you inspired by your blog. Will I skip and sing in the rain? Well, we will see, but it sounds like fun!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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DIANET2 4/27/2010 8:28PM

    Sounds like fun!!! Good for you!!!

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MEADSBAY 4/27/2010 8:23PM

    LOOOOOOVE THIS!
I am grinning ear to ear just reading about you skipping down the street!
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MSWEEZER 4/27/2010 6:19PM

    Good for you! I love those who DARE to be different. Enjoy your walks and sing away!

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GLORYB2014 4/27/2010 4:06PM

    Singing and skipping in the rain ~ another Gene Kelly is born! lol
I'm glad you are enjoying the walks, I'm used to walking indoors and I'm staring outdoors and finding it a lot different!
Wanted a walking buddy but who wants to walk only 10 minutes a day with me? lol

I'm getting there and you wonderful spark friends are inspiring!

Way to go Lyn!
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GGTAKESCONTROL 4/27/2010 3:56PM

    Hi Lyn,
Just got on SP and saw your very recent post. Sounds like you had a great walk. We are never too old to enjoy the pleasures of days gone by. Keep it up! Gigi emoticon

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