The most NOTABLE thing about me depends on who you ask.
To the world I am a servant. Serving my husband, my kids, everyone but myself.
To them I am a maid, cleaning up after everyone else’s messes. Leaving no time for my own messes.
To them I am a chef. Always having to figure out what’s for dinner? Meanwhile, no one ever cooks for me.
I am also a taxi, carting one or the other to and fro. Never seeing a dime of that fare.
To them I am a toy. Only to be taken out and played with at his discretion. Only there for his pleasure.
To the world my most Notable quality is my ability to disappear. To be seen and not heard, I think that’s their motto.
All because, I am just a woman!
But, if you ask me what is most NOTABLE about me. Then I will tell you.
It is the quick wit of my mind, yes I have one of those.
It is the curve of my spine, the softness of my lips, the power I wield at the juncture of my thighs.
It is the love and kindness I show in the face of bigotry.
It is the strength I posses to hold my family together.
It is in the way I walk strong and true. With purpose and pride.
It is in the way I balance all the balls I have juggling in the air at any given time.
It is the ability I have to never disappear… For I am a woman!