Re: My henna was Complimented by an ethnic woman


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Posted by Marina Waltz on July 29, 2002 at 04:01:41:

In reply to: My henna was Complimented by an ethnic woman posted by Jenna on July 27, 2002 at 19:37:40:

That really is a wonderful feeling, isn't it?

Something similar happened to me last week when I stopped into a
corner store to buy a lottery ticket. When I handed my dollar to the
man on the other side of the counter he looked at me with surprise
and said, "Oh, let me see!" He asked me if I had just gone to India
and I told him, "No, I just did it because I really love it." He
gave me a big smile and said, "It's VERY pretty!"

Like you, it made my day. :)

Regards,

Marina

: ... it was a really neat moment, that. She stopped me in the Wal-
: Mart, grabbed my hand, and grinned hugely. Then she peppered me
with
: questions. Where did I get the henna? Who taught me the designs?
: (Her brother had something similar to my Arabic lettering when he
got
: married.) How did I learn to do it? She thought it was so pretty!
:
: Made *my* day. :-)
:
: Blessings to all,
: Jenna

 


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