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Short Stories
· She Told Me To Do It

· A Steamboat Springs Nightmare

· I Wonder If He Even Realized

· The First One

· Five Minutes Of Fame

· A Simple Answer

· A Kodak Moment

· If A Cat Has Nine Lives

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· Each Day

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· Fog From A Sailor's Perspective

· I Was Appalled

· What Else Do They Put In It?

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· The Toilet Seat Delima

· Hold On Just A Second

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· How We Ride

· At The Gym

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by Walt Hardester
Tuesday, May 15, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.

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are such wondrus things
to think of all the joy they bring
light captured and given back as from a star
with beauty rare they dazzle
eyes and hearts of a lady love
truly a gift sent from above
to think t'was once a lump of coal
and now it stirs a womans soul
their value here is no suprise
it's only in a womans eyes
the rock can turn a heart to butter

now us men would see no value here
we'd prize the thing for it's hardness
and only see a cool glass cutter



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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 5/15/2007
Ahhhhhhh! Have you forgotten the investment return??? Good piece.

Be safe,
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 5/15/2007
well i've met men that see them as financial investments and other men that see them as a cruel curse to the miners who dig them, but every woman i've ever met could only see their dazzling sparkles...
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 5/15/2007
Gotta love it...rare like a diamante...but pure as emerald...this offering!!

A Gem!!


Love Tinka

Reviewed by LadyJtalks LadyJzTalkZone (Reader) 5/15/2007
May me laugh for I've heard men say they don't understand the attraction. Though diamonds are pretty not all women turn to butter for them. I will say though it was the first time I've heard that men see a cool glass cutter and that made me laugh. Just think that when a man feels trapped in the glass house she wants to live in, he's already invested in the proper tool. Lady J
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 5/15/2007
now us men would see no value here we'd prize the thing for it's hardness and only see a cool glass cutter

They are very good for that! And coal on a deep winter's night can be very good, too!

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