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On the many wonders of being a woman!
I am a woman
both intoxicating and cool
coz I am made up of both
wine and water
who lives by her powers
from my smile
from my laughter
with just no symmetry!
Sometimes living out
of my own character
who makes heads turn
only when I want them to turn
coz it’s after all, my personal matter
who picks up the brains
not the hearts
that are serve on a platter
constructed by moonshine
eclipsed for days by the dark clouds
and then tearing those clouds every quarter!
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