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My Life
by Steve Patterson
Sunday, June 22, 2003

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my Life
filled with happiness & with strife
sometimes the Light so bright
that i'd lose sight
sometimes It cut me like a knife
guess that's just been my Life

sometimes fat, sometimes thin
never thinkin' it would end
never botherin'
to look within
afrid of what i might find then

too often run & gun
always reachin' for the Fun
burnin' out like the Sun
burnin' out 'till i was done

too seldom did i Enjoy
fearin' it was just a ploy
always wantin' a new Toy
unable to appreciate the moments of Joy

family & friends
i've watched 'em come to their ends
not grateful for the blessings
of whatever GOD sends
never lettn' old wounds mend

i've had my share
of love & lost
seldom allowing my Self to Care
seldom thinking of the Cost
nor the Price i'd pay
kept on doin' it My Way

but, Today
i can say
my Life's just been
My Life
but then agin'
ain't that what Life Be

i've come ta' See
that's what's made me Me

My Life
filled with happiness
& strife

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Reviewed by Sara Coslett 6/29/2003
i'm sorry that i haven't been reading you on a consistent basis. this is very profound.
Reviewed by Kay P Devenish 6/26/2003
We can relate to the wisdom in this one.
Beautiful work Steve,I really enjoyed it.
Reviewed by Zenith Elliott 6/22/2003
very well done self wishes Steve Z
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 6/22/2003
You are life!
and Life is you!

No one can be you
for you are special!

Your Strife
Your Happiness

are uniquely
packed in a giftbox
that's tagged
with your name

It can be opened
and re-opened
at anytime
in your life

Happiness uniquely yours!

May Lu a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
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