ivor or ivor.e hogg

Rookie (7/4/1934 / Hebburn.Co Durham U.K)

Procrastination: The Thief Of Time For M Lady Catrina - Poem by ivor or ivor.e hogg

The clock ticks inexorably
Each second moves the minute
hand forward infinitesimally.
Or so I’m led to understand.
But I afraid I cant agree.
Sometimes if I should look away
The hands move forward rapidly
Much quicker than the normal way.
What happens to the time that’s passed?
I can’t retrieve in any way.
The present has become the past.
I’ve lost a portion of my day.
I wonder if you’ve noticed too
The sneaky tricks which clocks can do.

18/07/2009
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Comments about Procrastination: The Thief Of Time For M Lady Catrina by ivor or ivor.e hogg

  • (8/10/2009 11:17:00 PM)

    Well i guess we all wishes to stop the time especially in the joyous and most pleasurable moment of our life! ! ! Thanks....a very nice theme! ! ! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, July 20, 2009



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