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A Story Or Two
by Tinka Boukes

Monday, May 02, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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“A Story Or Two”

 

Let me tell you a story or two

Whether it’s true or whether it’s not

It still tickles my mind a lot

How much does it take to make you smile?

Or even let your hair down in style?

How much money do you need to survive?

Or even to support strife

Come sit next to me for a little while

Keep your mouth shut

And be my friend and smile

What difference does it make

If we even shed a tear

As long as we know

We did not shed our gear

Or stabbed each others heart with a spear

Let me tell you a story or two

Within my heart and within my verse

I know I love you

Whether you think it’s true or not

I am like a forget-me-not

When I cry and shed some snot

You still tickles me a bloody lot

Whether sometimes my words to you rot

And you think I am this silly sot

Who loves “LOVE” a lot…

So please just bloody smile

Even though for just a little while

SMILE….OKAY!!

 

Copyright ©2005 Tinka Boukes
 

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Reviewed by Bob Holt (Reader) 5/4/2005
Well written. Did Ed Matlack write the second half of this poem? I know smiling can never hurt you.

Bob H
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 5/3/2005
cute write and pic, tinks; i am indeed blessed to be your friend, and i hope you are blessed beyond measure! i only hope i am as good of a friend as you have been to me. god bless you, dear heart!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in america, karen lynn in texas. :D
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 5/3/2005
Ha ha loved this Tinka, well done!! Excellent!

Reindeer
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 5/3/2005
Keep your mouth shut
And be my friend and smile

Yes, Maam! And I love that picture!



Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader) 5/2/2005
This is PERFECTION!!!!!
PERFECT MUSIC TO YOUR SONG!!!!!!!
oh Tinka I am enjoying this one! reading singin and dancing !
Thanks for this great BIG SMILE!!!!!!! I needed this!

Absolutely magnificent and such a powerful message too.


You are the BEST!
THANKS!!!!!
Tracey.
this is great! music all over me dancing and singin. \_________/ XOXOXOXOXOXO
Reviewed by E. Richardson 5/2/2005
heheheeh...that picture is kinda the way I look in the mornings before I have had my very necessary cuppa coffee...
I liked this work, Tinka...it has a simple yet straight foreward rhythm and the message is grand.
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 5/2/2005
Smiling, Tinks, I always smile...delightful write!

Peace and love, Carole
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/2/2005
You changed your hairstyle in that picture, Tink...if becomes you quite nicely...Ed ;)
Reviewed by jude forese 5/2/2005
you made us all smile with this lovely poem ...

great stuff!
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 5/2/2005
Very cleaver Tinka...
I'm smiling..
Hope your server gets back up so0n..
Love ya!
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 5/2/2005
Reminds me of the "Cat in the Hat".
Love it.

Elizabeth
Reviewed by Felix Perry 5/2/2005
Great write as always and those fortunate to know you find it hard not to smile with you when you are around.

Felix
Reviewed by Paul Williams 5/2/2005
A day in which we have not smiled is a wasted day.

Paul;-]
Reviewed by George Carroll 5/2/2005
Why not, it doesn't cost a cent and it can make someone very happy.
Reviewed by Larry Rochelle 5/2/2005
That's a deal! I'm smiling!
Reviewed by L. Figgins 5/2/2005
OK!
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 5/2/2005
Good poem.
Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain 5/2/2005
Tinka,

It is so easy to smile because of your kind heart ... exceptional write my friend ... brilliant!!

Blessings always,

Robert
Reviewed by E T Waldron 5/2/2005
okay Tinks I hear you!;-) I'm smiling and so what if i shed a tear that you can't be near i love you and i'm smiling;-)

etw~alrisha
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 5/2/2005
Dear friends...I cannot get to review you...for some reason the server is down...and I am here through another gateway....but cannot get your pages to open for me...I will be at your work the moment I can...just smile and be happy...Okay

Love Tinka



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