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Mermaid OR Whale??


Tuesday, November 20, 2012

LO V E T H I S! ! ! ( Just received in an email...had to share with my Spark Friends)

Recently, in a large city in Australia ,
a poster featuring a young, thin and tan woman appeared in the window of a gym.
It said, "This summer,
do you want to be a mermaid or a whale?"

A middle-aged woman,
whose physical characteristics did not match those of the woman on the poster,
responded publicly to the question
posed by the gym.

To Whom It May Concern,
Whales are always surrounded by friends (dolphins, sea lions, curious humans.)
They have an active sex life,
get pregnant and have adorable baby whales.
They have a wonderful time with dolphins stuffing themselves with shrimp.
They play and swim in the seas,
seeing wonderful places like Patagonia, the Bering Sea
and the coral reefs of Polynesia .
Whales are wonderful singers and have even recorded CDs.
They are incredible creatures and virtually have no predators other than humans.
They are loved, protected and admired by almost everyone in the world.

Mermaids don't exist.
If they did exist,
they would be lining up outside the offices
of Argentinean psychoanalysts
due to identity crisis. Fish or human?
They don't have a sex life
because they kill men who get close to them, not to mention how could they have sex?
Just look at them ... where is IT?
Therefore, they don't have kids either..
Not to mention,
who wants to get close to a girl who smells
like a fish store?

The choice is perfectly clear to me:
I want to be a whale.

P. S. We are in an age
when media puts into our heads
the idea that only skinny people are beautiful, but I prefer to enjoy an ice cream with my kids, a good dinner with a man who makes me shiver, and a glass of wine with my friends.
With time, we gain weight because we accumulate so much information and wisdom in our heads that when there is no more room, it distributes out to the rest of our bodies.
So we aren't heavy, we are enormously cultured, educated and happy.
Beginning today, when I look at my butt in the mirror I will think,
¨Good grief, look how smart I am!¨
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LINDAMARIEZ1 2/13/2013 11:26PM

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JFROGSPYDER 12/1/2012 3:37PM

    Just too funny!!!! I want to be a whale too!!!! LOL!!!!

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PAMBWS 11/21/2012 1:35PM

    Fantastic & fun...love it.

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DESERTDREAMERS 11/21/2012 3:16AM

    I've seen this before, and I love it emoticon

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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 11/21/2012 1:11AM

    This is so awesome, love it!

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PINKNFITCARLA 11/20/2012 9:18PM

    Love it! Thanks for sharing

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MORTICIAADDAMS 11/20/2012 1:02PM

    Love it!! LOL.

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DOUGLYE 11/20/2012 12:04PM

  Cute . . . but I don't want to be a whale either.

I don't want to justify my excess unhealthy weight.
Whales were meant to be big. I'm not.
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MINDYJ1 11/20/2012 11:55AM

    Love it!

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TXTOAD9970 11/20/2012 11:51AM

    This is great - thanks for sharing! emoticon

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