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A Time No More

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Once upon a time
People were sharing and caring.

Neighbors helping neighbors
Through thick and thin.

Their word was their bond,
A handshake sealed the deal.

Now no more,
In these turbulent times,
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Thursday, August 8, 2019
Topic(s) of this poem: life
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
written 0550am 8 August 2019.A time not so long ago.
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COMMENTS
Michael Walker 16 August 2019
I think that people did trust one another more, in the past. Now a written contract is needed, which is fair enough in some cases.
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Michael Walker 16 August 2019
I think that people did trust one another more, in the past.
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Kim Barney 10 August 2019
So true, Hank. I grew up in a small town where nobody ever locked their doors. Contracts were spoken. No need for pen and paper.
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Darwin Henry Beuning 10 August 2019
Kim, thanks for the comments. I miss those days! ! !
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Rose Marie Juan-austin 08 August 2019
A wonderful and perceptive write. So very true. Modern technology took away this bond. Well thought and conveyed.
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Darwin Henry Beuning 09 August 2019
Rose Marie, Thank you for your comment.
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