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Pot of Gold
by Jay Dubya

Pot of Gold (52,000 words) is an imaginative fantasy adventure novel for children ages eight to thirteen that adults will also find interesting and funny. Janet and Larry..  
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The Pinball
by John G Hutchinson
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
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Just a little more phoolish philosophy!

My life is like a pinball game
As I've bounced from post to pillar
They said "Watch out for that first step"
Sure as heck-it was a killer

I looked to neither left or right
As I stepped into life's fray
And bounced 'round like some fool pinball
Common sense could not allay

No matter how I played the game
My life was out of kilter
And the reason very simply is-
I've always been a "tilter"

So I'm going to change my tactics
'Cause I'm beaten black and blue
I think I'll try a different tack
And see what those flippers do!



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Reviewed by Victor Jensen 4/6/2011
Been there myself but the flippers just send you back to try a new path.
Reviewed by jude forese 2/26/2005
an interesting spin of thought ...
Reviewed by Mary Quire 2/24/2005
Nice philosophy. Send that ball flying.

M.Rose
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 2/22/2005
But the pinball machine was a fun thing to play and in many ways better than going out and playing with guns. A nice write on an old pastime.
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