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A Compliment from my Dad


Sunday, March 31, 2013

Today after a joyous Easter service at Church, my husband and I went to my sister's home where 15 of our family members gathered to eat a jointly prepared meal together

During the course of the day, my Dad, who has seen me every week since I began my weight loss venture 31 pounds and 4 sizes ago, came up to me and said that seeing me in a dress really emphasized how much weight I'd lost. He told me that I'd have to run around outside to cast a shadow. emoticon Lol. He said it with pride, to encourage me. If I'd realized dresses showed off the figure better than jeans and a top, I might have worn one before now!

So nice to be noticed even when I'm not still losing! I've been maintaining for a week now!
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ROCKMAN6797 4/2/2013 12:07AM

    What a wonderful feeling your dad's compliment must have provided to you!

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TIME2BLOOM4ME 4/1/2013 12:22PM

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BATMAN_FOREVER 4/1/2013 12:11PM

    That's awesome emoticon Happy Sparking!

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WATERMELLEN 4/1/2013 9:00AM

    How lovely, how well-deserved!!

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KANOE10 4/1/2013 8:18AM

    That was a wonderful compliment from your dad. Congratulations on maintaining for a week! I have been thinking of wearing skirts again..

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TRAVELGRRL 4/1/2013 8:09AM

    That's SO very nice! It's funny how we always crave our parents' approval, no matter how old we get! I'm the same way -- maybe it's because that generation believed saying nice things to their kids gave them "big heads". How nice of your dad to speak up, you certainly deserve the praise.

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MEADSBAY 3/31/2013 10:34PM

    How wonderful!
Have a great week.
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