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Eating bread while standing on head?

by NumbrOneAunt on March 14, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

there are some things we know about our jl333 (or upside down girl, to give her the nickname she's requested): she's participating in the relay for life, she LOVES bread, she's adventurous and multi-talented, and she's a unique artist when it comes to taking photos. but can upside down girl eat bread WHILE standing on her head? this somehow sounds like it belongs in a dr. suess book...


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