Tammy Mama’s Third God Story – Be Careful What You Wish For

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When I was 11, I clearly remember

Looking heaven-ward and wishing

That God would shrink my breasts

They got in the way when I did gymnastics

They got in the way when I danced

They hurt when I ran

They hurt when it was that “time of the month”

So, lo and behold, as I grew older

God answered my prayer

They shrunk

And shrunk

And shrunk

And that was when I realized

I should have been more precise in my wish

for God clearly heard and responded

Maybe too well

Because now

My breasts are back in training bras

Training for what, I know not

But what I did learn

Is to be very careful what you wish for,

Because it may just come true

Just not quite the way you’d envisioned.

Chaplain Tamar

10.9.15

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About Gelbart-Jaffe Coaching

Hospice Chaplain and Life Coach Associate Clinical Chaplaincy Certification February 2015. Proficient Life Coach Certification December 2010.
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