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Rhyme & Punishment....
by Ed Matlack

Saturday, November 20, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Again, not the right category, but it tis not humorous nor witty...e


For our trespasses make us truly regretful,

Let us worry & stress & be in general fretful,

Leave us not to our own personal misgivings,

For as we travel through this life we all become,

Eventually, quite forgetful…

 

Punishment,

Circumvent,

Malcontent,

Discontent,

Sinking slowly with galoshes made of cement…

 

Why the hell did I write this little ditty,

You explain it to me as I awoke & had to of it write,

I am getting this down as fast as I can in the early morning night,

Alls the more it’s a damn pity…


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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 11/29/2010
Sinking slowly with galoshes made of cement…

When you sleep with the fishes you can forget about your wishes. Patrick
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 11/28/2010
A great title.

Ron
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 11/22/2010
some power in this write!
Reviewed by Gene Williamson 11/21/2010
And I was feeling good when I got up this morning.
Nevertheless, well said what you said, Ed. -gene.
Reviewed by jude forese 11/21/2010
when we're feeling down we got to concentrate of wearing boots of feathered light and move on ...
Reviewed by Amber Moonstone 11/21/2010
It must be the state of our lives right now. First it's Jude and now it's you, what is going on with you all?
I am an optimistic person, but man oh man when you get bounced in the face with the reality of what is happening in this country it gets more and more difficult to be optimistic.

Good write, lends for a thought provoking morning.

Peace, love and light,
Amber
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 11/21/2010
Why the hell did I write this little ditty,
You explain it to me as I awoke & had to of it write

Ma says it must be Guilt, and she wants to know what you did now??!!
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 11/21/2010
Anything one has to share is great Ed, it was important enough for you to write so it isn't a damn pity. Have a great day.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 11/21/2010
poignant read
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