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Sandi Lyn Schraut

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· The dread profound

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  Before the day
by Sandi Lyn Schraut
Sunday, July 23, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.

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The sun streams through my windows
The cat is standing on my tummy
“Its time to get up,” they both say.
I roll over hoping for 5 more minutes
But it’s not to be
My feet touch the hardwood floors
And I head to the bathroom, finished, the cat whines, Meowing
Follows me, under foot, every step
To the kitchen for his daily can (with gravy)
Coffee started, a cigarette lit, the cat now content
And I sit in my living room
Getting that 5 more minutes
Before I start the day



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Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson 9/13/2006
Each day is a new adventure,, Five minutes can add to that...
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 8/31/2006
Nice one!
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 7/23/2006

I enjoyed the reading of "Before the day". Rhythm under the beat of harmony on wit-wise subjects.

I salute You, Poet.


Ande Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU



Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK 7/23/2006
Another Day To Live, Another Day To Make Something Right,Before I Start To-Day For Tomorrow Is Still Today...

TRASK

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