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' Understand

Rating: 2.8

There are consequences to everything
Intentions have their purpose -
So don't deny
Or justify -
Just accept what is;

Momentary flights of fantasy
Highlight the mundane world
Of real life,
Of real strife -
Without dreams, we die;

Every little now and then
This life bestows a gift,
A brilliant light
To set things right -
Fresh life to a dying heart;

Be grateful for the blessings bright
Accept them as they are,
They're sent to you
To see you through -
They are not yours to hold......................

Understand.


3/07/2009

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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Nimal Dunuhinga 21 March 2009

Understand the fresh flower brings fragrance to the readers well.

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anurag duggal 11 March 2009

This is a beautiful poem....lovely write 10++

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Stephen Stirk 10 March 2009

Linda This is truly great as usual. Your use of words is so amazing. You are indeed a wordsmith of the highest order Steve

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~ Jon London ~ 08 March 2009

Such wisdom in such few lines of amazing flow. As always 10+

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T McH 08 March 2009

I'm going to hold this one with me today. Thank you L. t x

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Wayne Bowen 15 January 2010

We all need a lift from the troubles in this world. Good meaning for all.

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C. P. Sharma 08 July 2009

A great poem packed with wisdom and full of positivity. CP

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Saadat Tahir 11 June 2009

very well written linda...a deep appreciation of the ups and downs like can throw at you i can identify with your emphesis on understand its more of an exasperated cry for assimilating the reality of life and existence very well done cheers an ten

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oh, a wonderful poem indeed. Capturing the essense of life, the human impotence of understanding

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Naseer Ahmed Nasir 21 March 2009

A real life poetry which makes one to see through. Simply beautiful, Linda.......10/10.

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