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Fri Apr 3, 2015, 02:03 PM

32. My beloved Aunt Jeannie

was short, stout, thin haired and had the family nose. She would never win a beauty contest.

She had many tragedies in her life, including losing her husband at a young age and several medical problems.

She was the kindest, most happy-go-lucky person you could meet and her children and nieces and nephews adored her.

At her funeral, the priest told of her as being the person you loved to see arrive and hated to see go. Over and over, he told the packed church about "this beautiful woman."

She was the most beautiful woman I've ever known - inside and out, because her sheer goodness shone through her.

Society - and its ridiculous standards of beauty - sucks sometimes. But people who know you know of your value to the world.

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