A smile is magical,  a smile is like sunshine.


It can be world famous like that of the Mona Lisa.


It makes us likeable, and is certainly hereditary;


When missing,  we are poor, ill and lost within ourselves.


We all  smile, long before we speak.


Keep this in your heart and  smile !


                                                                    Christian M. Lappe                                  

                                                                    Atlanta/Berlin (10/99)