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  Opening A Thought
by George Carroll
Tuesday, October 09, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.

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I can't open a thought

Like a can of soup.

But if I try to budge it,

It's as stubborn as a mule.

 

Slicing the air with my wit,

I charmed it like a snake.

Suddenly it came to life,

And it was free of my designes.

 

The little thought had friends,

That escaped with it.

They ran around my head,

Till I had to free them too.

 

Now they are all so merry,

As I gathered them in print.

They giggle and gurgle-

Free of me at last.

 




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Reviewed by D. Vaineo 10/12/2012
You have been in a fun mood, George.

Deborah
Reviewed by Jon Willey 10/11/2012
sometimes thoughts are like that George, they just sort of pop like a soda bottle top and scurry about as we attempt to figure them out -devious though they are times - I wish you love and peace my dear friend - Jon Michael
Reviewed by Vivian Dawson 10/10/2012
How cute are these thoughts
*George*
for an enjoyable read

Lady Vivian
Reviewed by Budd Nelson 10/9/2012
George a very lyrical and enticing write thank you
budd
Reviewed by Diana Legun (Reader) 10/9/2012
Playful write, George. Gremlin-like and fun. But are we ever free of them? Ha* ~~ Diana
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 10/9/2012
You share up a banquet of irresistible images, George!
Blessings,
Christine
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 10/9/2012
Let me guess. Once you've written these thoughts down, you are free to forget them.

Ron
Reviewed by Darrell and Kathy Adams 10/9/2012
You sure are on a fun streak, George! Thanks for puttin smiles in my eyes again today! Be well, Kathy
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton 10/9/2012
Hah! Thank goodness they were the giggling and gurgling kind of thoughts, and not the dark ones that, to this day, beset me.

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