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Happiness Won't Wait
by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper
Saturday, June 14, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Get your running shoes on!


I've been chasing
the sucker for years,
dropped quite abit of tears,
faced up and still have fears.
I smile a lot out,
sometimes I don't know
what I'm smiling about.

It's probably a psych game
I play with myself,
some people ask,
what's so funny,
days cold and not so sunny?
I say,
I laugh and smile out of habit,
I hop after joy like a rabbit.

Some people think
happiness is going to walk up,
smile away a mind corrupt.
Truth is happiness is a runner,
try to catch it,
you're in for a stunner.

I'm running close behind,
a big part of happiness is learning
to be more loving and kind.
Mean people better
get their runnng shoes on,
they'll end up running in
all directions,
running from azz kickings,
running to azz kickings.

If they ever catch happiness
it will be a miracle!
Loving kind people even
catch hell,
however they have a
better story to tell.

OnepoetGem

 



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Reviewed by Bernice Lakota 6/16/2008
Happiness is of the mind it is circumstantial but joy is of the spirit and it never leaves....
Reviewed by E T Waldron 6/16/2008
Your wisdom always shines through One!Fine poem!

ET
Reviewed by Rosemarie Skaine 6/15/2008
Neat write. R
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/15/2008
I appreciate you philosophical outlook, OnepoetGem. Thank you for sharing it. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Gene Williamson 6/15/2008
Be happy, Gem. - gene.
Reviewed by Flying Fox Ted L Glines 6/14/2008
Really cool one, Grady!

Totally surrounded by frowny unhappy people. I live in their same world. If the smiles and giggles are an illusion ... cool ... I like my world.

Ted
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