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It Could Be the Last Time!
by Bonnie May

Thursday, April 17, 2008
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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That old saying, "Don't put off today what you could do tomorrow", is with me always.


 

It Could Be the Last Time!
 
One thing I’ve learned and I learned this lesson well.
I never put off today, something I should do, try or tell.
Not telling someone you loved them, may not seem dire to you.
But what if they were gone tomorrow and didn’t have a clue.
 
I found that if a thought pops up, I must act on it right away.
If I don’t, it may ruin my tomorrow and many other days.
I let my friends and family know, how much they mean to me.
And if I die tomorrow, contented they will be.
 
So don’t put off another day of telling someone you care.
For it may be the last time, you will see them standing there.
 
Written by,
Bonnie May
 
 
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Reviewed by Jordan Dobrowski (Reader) 4/18/2008
This is the best way to live your life so you will never have regrets. I love how you worded this too, when you read it, it is very smooth. I like it Ma'ma
Reviewed by Cryssa C 4/17/2008
Wise words...
A few weeks ago I kept thinking of a friend and felt the urge to call her, but I didn't. Two days later I learned her son had died three days earlier of SIDS. The remorse that I didn't act upon my thought has been huge...
Cryssa
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/17/2008
very good advice to follow
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 4/17/2008
The only regret I would have if I am gone tomorrow is all that couldn't be done with such little time left to do it...

Georg
Reviewed by George Carroll 4/17/2008
Treat everyday as if it's your last
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 4/17/2008
Very wise words, Bonnie; very well written! BRAVA!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 4/17/2008
Wise words, Bonnie, very well penned -

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.



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