Beautiful Woman

Age 3:
She looks at herself and sees a Queen.
Age 8:
She looks at herself and sees Cinderella.
Age 15:
She looks at herself and sees an Ugly Step-Sister.
(Mom, I can't go to school looking like this!)
Age 20:
She looks at herself and sees "too fat/too thin, too short/too tall, too straight/too curly" but decides to fix herself up as best she can and go out anyway.
Age 30:
She looks at herself and sees "too fat/too thin, too short/too tall, too straight/too curly" and decides she doesn't have time to fix it but she's going out anyway.
Age 40:
She looks at herself and sees "too fat/too thin, too short/too tall, too straight/too curly" but says, "At least I'm clean" and goes out anyway.
Age 50:
She looks at herself and sees "I am" and goes wherever she wants to go.
Age 60:
She looks at herself and thinks of all those who can't even see themselves in the mirror anymore and goes out and conquers the world.
Age 70:
She looks at herself and sees wisdom, laughter, and ability, goes out and enjoys life.
Age 80:
Doesn't bother to look. Just puts on a purple hat and goes out to have fun with the world.
...Maybe we should all grab that purple hat earlier.

Author: Unknown