Carol Joy's Profile
Once upon a time there was an orphan girl who lived in a mud hut and ate gruel everyday except Sunday when she took the scraps from the women’s plates that she made dresses for.
She also made fine dancing dresses for these ladies…and took home the fabric scraps that she didn’t use. And every Tuesday when they held a grand ball, she’d hide in the bushes and watch the women in their finery—finery she had a hand in making, mind you—and watched them dance and flirt and eat to their heart's content.
This could have been a very sad story indeed except that every night would find her working late into the night—on their stuff, you ask? Certainly not! She worked on a fine gown of purples, blues and finely etched golds. And after two weeks she sat back in satisfaction and held it up--to her. And then what do you suppose she did? She put…
- Born on March 25
- Joined April 23, 2012