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When I am Gone
by Peter E Adotey Addo

Tuesday, January 07, 2003

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When my days are over
And from this earth I am gone
Think of what I have done
And say, "He's done his best."

An Interesting Thought

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Reviewed by George Carroll 11/22/2004
I'm sure you have. Bravo poet
Reviewed by Birdie Houston 4/30/2003
Good write !
Reviewed by Patricia Boudreau (Reader) 2/2/2003
Amen...
Reviewed by Trey Bienville 2/1/2003
Oh but for the brainwashed cynics... not you but rather the one who thinks you have to do more than your best to obtain some sort of mythological "heaven" when it's all within... turn within & you are not without!
Reviewed by Angels Near 2/1/2003
Very simple and well stated.
Reviewed by michael horetsky (Reader) 1/20/2003
All we can do.. To the point man to the point...
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 1/13/2003
It certainly is, Peter.

~E
Reviewed by Oisín Breen 1/13/2003
quite an interesting thought. Applies to all things whether youve done nothing or everything im not sure if its best that matters or just that youve done you. Nice thought though
Reviewed by Dee C. 1/13/2003
Your best is all anyone can do...

Thank you for the thought!

~ Dee
Reviewed by Deborah Carter 1/11/2003
Peter...this is a very good thought to live by and an inspiring way to set our standards
Reviewed by Melissa Rives 1/11/2003
Short and to the point...well said!
Reviewed by Anwer Sher (Reader) 1/10/2003
superbly written.. a gentle mind produces lovely poetry
Reviewed by Jenni Kalicharan 1/10/2003
Short, Super and to the point!! Loved it...
Thank you for your comment on 'Greetings From Trinidad'.. Yes Calypso music is very much a part of our days now...and nights... Do you like Caplyso and steelpan?
Jenni
Reviewed by Connie Hinnen Cook 1/10/2003
Ah, but only "doing your best" will NOT get you into Heaven. An even MORE interesting thought! :) Thanks for this one.
Reviewed by Faye Enno (Reader) 1/10/2003
Excellent!
Short and sweet...
Nuff said. =)
Faye
Reviewed by Jimmy Holder 1/10/2003
Yes, our best is what we must all aspire to attain. Well said!
Reviewed by Erin Kelly-Moen 1/10/2003
Hello, Peter. Seems I'm the latecomer, I echo all the comments here and wish you a Wonderful New Year!

Erin
:)
Reviewed by Erin Kelly-Moen 1/9/2003
Well put, nice work. I enjoyed the read. Thank you for your kind comments regarding my work I appreciate them.

Be well,
Michael Ladanyi
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 1/9/2003
Short and to the point. Excellent write.
Reviewed by Tien Avielle (Reader) 1/9/2003
That is the best anyone can hope for in a eulogy or in their lifetime, I think.
Reviewed by Victoria Murray 1/9/2003
Short and to the point. Nicely said!

Hugs,
Victoria
(Thanks for the kind review of "I Believe" your taking the time to review it meant a lot to me. Happy New Year!)
Reviewed by Janet Caldwell 1/9/2003
Very well done Peter and I do strive for this. :) I did visit your web-site and look forward to going back and learning more. JC xoxoxo
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader) 1/9/2003
Peter I love this, short and touching my heart, I love tiny poems that pack a punch. Floria
Reviewed by Sara Coslett 1/9/2003
Hi Peter, yes that is all we can ultimately strive for. Thanks
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 1/9/2003
Interesting and would be a wonderful thing to have said when one is gone.
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 1/9/2003
Simple but important sentiment
Reviewed by *********** ********** (Reader) 1/8/2003
It's all we can do Peter. Great write, Ty, Dani
Reviewed by Jack Roberts 1/8/2003
Great little write Peter.
Jack
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 1/8/2003
Yeah, but we may not think so! Bill Murray
Reviewed by Lori Moore 1/8/2003
What a wonderful hope.
Reviewed by Timothy Flaherty 1/8/2003
I hope they can say that about all of us.
God Bless,
Tim
Reviewed by Sally Montoye 1/8/2003
Yes this is true!!
We are all doing the best we can do at the level of consciousness we are at..
Thanks for the reminder!!!
Sally
Reviewed by E T Waldron 1/7/2003
Excellent! good thinking...glad to see you back ...
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 1/7/2003
Yes an Interesting thought/
Peg
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