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Guy’s Side of the Story

We always hear “the rules”from the female side.Now here are the rules from the male side.These are our rules! Learn to work the toilet seat.You’re a big girl. If it’s up, put it down.We need it up, you need it down.You don’t hear us complaining about you leaving it down. Sunday sports.It’s like the full moonOr the changing of the…

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Drowning

Drowning Author: Unknown If I could choose a way to die, I would choose to drown      in a drop      no, a puddle      no, a pond      no, a river      no, a lake      no, a sea      no, an ocean of poetry.

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Figure It Out For Yourself, My Lad

Figure It Out For Yourself, My Lad Author: Unknown Figure it out for yourself, my ladYou’ve all that the greatest of men have had;Two arms, two hands, two legs, two eyes,And a brain to use if you would be wise,With this equipment they all began,So start from the top and say, “I can.” Look them over, the wise and the…

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Do You See

Do You SeeWritten by: More Vang Do you see?The pain that lies in her eyesShe’s good at holding it inand no, she won’t cry Do you See?The madness that crosses her gazeHer anger has set her ablazeand no, she won’t shout Do you see?The fear that closes her eyes“What is it? You’ll askAnd no, she won’t answer. Do you see?The…

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50 Ways to Tell if You’re Hmong

NOTE: Some of the wordings might be disturbing for other viewers to comprehend. Your parents always think you’re lying about everything! Every New Year, your mom makes you wear Hmong clothes even though you refuse to. Your parents send you out of town because they think you’re bad. But then they send you to a town that is even worse…

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