Memory Flash

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Today a flash of history past me by,I could not trust my eyes! Did I just see what just walked past me?

Two boys past me on their way to school. Drainpipe trousers shiny and new Oh! boy did they look cool.To finish off with winklepicker shoes.I could not believe my baby blues.

It whisked me back to carefree days of scooters, boas and purple haze.My mind took off and had a whirl there I stood the younger girl.

Black and white shift dress and knee high shiny white plastic boots a mini skirt to attract whistles and car horn  hoots.

One again I was sixteen, free and happy  a Carnaby Queen. I was never tall but always lean, I loved the fashions to wear them I was keen.

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Well that was fab and groovy it was certainly the way to be! But sadly life goes on and  my dream is dashed and again my youth has gone.

But I don’t care and I don’t mind I am still seventeen inside my head I find!!

8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Mira Jay
    Oct 24, 2012 @ 22:20:23

    & Bryan’s “18 till I die” is all that echoes now…
    May you preserve that inner child in you till your last breath…

    Love & Light

    Reply

  2. rumpydog
    Oct 24, 2012 @ 22:38:26

    It’s fun to remember, isn’t it?

    Reply

  3. zendictive
    Oct 25, 2012 @ 17:49:45

    history repeating itself or deja vu?
    every generation has its own … The other day my little girl went to school on crazy socks day… A day whee they wear missed matched socks and or funky color / print. I am seeing this alot… We did this back in my day but because we didn’t have matching socks not as a fad.

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    • willowdot21
      Oct 25, 2012 @ 17:54:12

      Yes I can remember we had miss matched socks too it was fun as long as we did not get caught !! As for fashion there is nothing new it is all played out in big circles!!Fashion always comes round again! 😉

      Reply

  4. eof737
    Nov 04, 2012 @ 00:44:09

    I love the 60s look and would rock it all in a hot minute. 😉

    Reply

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