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What I Would Give
by Linda M Hill

Wednesday, July 17, 2002

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I saw you this morning as you
hurried on by-
Never stopping to wave,
or just say "Hi".
You never saw the flowers
God sent your way-
You hardly ever have a
kind word to say.

I saw you this evening as you
made your way home-
A frown still on your face,
another day gone!
If I could search inside your
heart what would I see-
A sad, quiet man - one
who's lonely?

What I would give to be
in your shoes-
To have all those precious
minutes you never use.
What I would give to enjoy
one more day-
To just be able to kneel down
and pray.

Don't waste the minutes, the
seconds, the hours-
Take a little time to stop and
smell the flowers.
The minutes of our lives
are slipping away-
Before we know it we have
lost another day.

What I would give to simply
reach out my hand-
In Love and Peace to all my
fellowman.
Cherish every minute - Its all
yours alone-
You can't retrieve it once it
is gone!

I sit on my porch and the
world I can see-
Sitting back in the shadows..
My wheelchair and me!


Authors Note: Today may be all we have.
Take a deep breath.
Smell the flowers!




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Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 7/17/2002
You are so right about the coffee, 0oops, flowers.
Reviewed by Russ Okamura 7/17/2002
With your every word, I could hear my own clock ticking away. You set off the alarm's of life and gave the world a wake up call never to sleep their breath away.
Reviewed by Inam Khaskheli 7/17/2002
very good message.
Reviewed by m w 7/17/2002
Time is the most precious gift we have - how sad we squander it so. We need to take each moment in time and give to it our love and kindness for those in our lives.
Good Message, Good Thought
Reviewed by Tomas Ughdair (Reader) 7/17/2002
Hi Linda,
Very true words,time can never be retrieved.
Morchuis
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 7/17/2002
See! Just and empty shell. And four walls surrounding him. And nothing more.
Reviewed by Dens Dreamweaver (Reader) 7/17/2002
A wonderful write hun, with a powerful messsage. We are only promised this minute, this second. DOn't waste it.. for we never know what the next moment holds.

Love and Light
dreamweaver
Reviewed by Chris Stevens (Reader) 7/17/2002
a wonderful write..... and a powerful message!!!!!!! great job!!!!
hugs,
Chris
Reviewed by C. Gourlay (Reader) 7/17/2002
thanks for sharing this important message Linda.
Reviewed by Ed Lupinacci (Reader) 7/17/2002
this really hit home My brother had MD and watching him sit in his chair watching the other kids at play always wrentched my heart.
what a get message and wonderfully said
Thank you
Reviewed by Jenni Kalicharan 7/17/2002
Great inspirational write, Linda. Loved it.
Jenni
Reviewed by Sanilnath 7/17/2002
hello hello .. hello .. are u there ..

ha ha ha :D wow this is really wonderful .. a nice write .. u really did a good work .. keep it up ..

Don't waste the minutes, the
seconds, the hours-

Very very important message .. the time we lose are never got back ..

Thank for this lovely message ...wish u all success and happiness ..

Sanil
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