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#448725 - 09/29/13 09:37 PM it's like --
traveler Offline
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Registered: 02/07/06
Posts: 3704
Loc: somewhere in Africa
Its like
they think we have
all of these unlimited choices.

But really,
its like
you open the menu
and there is only one thing there
and the choice is:
take it or
nothing.

Its like
riding on a train
instead of driving a car;
you just have to go
wherever it takes you
or else you just
stop.

Its like
they think you should
be able to do
whatever they decide.

But really,
its like
you are walking a tightrope,
just barely keeping your balance
and then someone else
climbs on your shoulders
and you have to
make sure that you
take care of them
as well.

Its like
they make all the rules
about what is right
and expected
based on their
experience and
their ideas of
normal.

And
they have no idea
what its really like.

lee
92913
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"Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself... And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second's encounter with God and with eternity." - Paulo Coelho


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#448728 - 09/29/13 10:18 PM Re: it's like -- [Re: traveler]
concerned_husky Offline
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Registered: 08/29/12
Posts: 656
Originally Posted By: traveler
But really,
its like
you are walking a tightrope,
just barely keeping your balance
and then someone else
climbs on your shoulders
and you have to
make sure that you
take care of them
as well.


!!!!!

Wow.

Thanks for this poem, Lee.
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#448729 - 09/29/13 10:24 PM Re: it's like -- [Re: traveler]
Shyshark Offline


Registered: 10/30/12
Posts: 572
Loc: Canada
Excellent poem Lee.
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#448730 - 09/29/13 11:04 PM Re: it's like -- [Re: traveler]
risingagain Offline
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Registered: 11/09/10
Posts: 597
Loc: Vancouver, BC, Canada
smile

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#448858 - 10/01/13 04:11 AM Re: it's like -- [Re: traveler]
newground Offline
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Registered: 10/11/11
Posts: 900
Loc: michigan
that's what its like good job man
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#448991 - 10/02/13 01:16 PM Re: it's like -- [Re: traveler]
bluesky Offline
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Registered: 08/04/13
Posts: 272
Originally Posted By: traveler
Its like

And
they have no idea
what its really like.



So true they ( T,Wife,friends,father,mother,brother,sister) don't really know but we do and that's all that counts.
We can have love and compassion for the self but it's a hard choice easier said then felt.
(((((lee))))) smile
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Where the fear has gone there will be nothing.
Only I will remain."
Frank Herbert

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