Wednesday, January 26, 2011

To the Teens Smoking on School Steps

Posted on Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 1:43 PM

I wanted to let you know that I was only sending love when I asked you to move away from the front of the elementary school as you smoked Wednesday afternoon. To the girl, who was smoking; you are beautiful and whether you know it or not, little girls look up to you. You could change the life of some little girl, and one who sees you smoking may one day decide to try it too. To the boy, who told me to mind my own business; I want you to look back at your life and remember a moment, as a child when you wished someone would have stood up for you, so that you could have the courage to make a different decision. Maybe your life would be different, maybe you wouldn’t be smoking. So don’t hate, I was only sending love, to you and to the kids around you. —Running Girl

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