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Sands of Time
by Michelle Nichols-Ehlert
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The sands of time

slip quickly by

Nothing more than a blur

they are quickly gone

 

I reach out to grasp

just a handful of sand

to keep just a little bit

here with me

But ever so quickly

it slips through my fingers

 

I slowly come to realize

the sands of time

are not mine hold



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Reviewed by Carin Spirit
... but you Can make a Castle with it. I love the hour glass metaphor. Thank you.
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