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Ray Hansell

Rookie - 162 Points (New Jersey)

Am I Wrong?


I ran into an old friend yesterday
He said, he'd just gotten out of jail
I looked at him as somewhat of a failure
But then I thought life wouldn't be life
Without those who fail


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Submitted: Thursday, July 22, 2010

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  • Rookie - 154 Points Dr.subhendu Kar (7/22/2010 5:00:00 PM)

    But then I thought life wouldn't be life
    Without those who fail....beautiful write, introspective, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

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