I Must be a Mermaid.

Via on Aug 12, 2012

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Well, at the very least, I aspire to be a mermaid.

I’ve been known to fear the depths. But my fear of shallow living is, uh, deeper, if not borderline excessive.

My breathing is sometimes shallow when I’m not paying attention to it. Yet I have to admit, when I attempt to dive deep—out of my comfort zone—I hold my breath. On purpose.

Mermaids can breathe underwater. This is my goal. To breathe no matter what.

Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.
~ Christopher Reeve

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About Lynn Hasselberger

Lynn Hasselberger lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, and NYR, and has a voracious appetite for comedy. In her spare time, she blogs at myEARTH360.com and LynnHasselberger.com. A "Green Diva" and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr & @myEARTH360) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking. Like her writing? Subscribe to her posts.

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6 Responses to “I Must be a Mermaid.”

  1. Lisa M. Lopez says:

    Simply love this!

  2. This Urban Siren sends many thanks and a deep appreciation for this post of yours, Lynn.

  3. mathiepe says:

    Allow me to call this masterful. Thank you!

  4. Cristina says:

    PERFECT. This is my goal.

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