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  1. Joined
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    31 Dec '12 16:52
    >
    >
    > Here is a poem to contemplate on the year past and the one to come,
    >
    > Time of Your Life
    >
    > Do you reflect upon the years gone by
    > as you prepare for yet one more,
    > with promises and resolutions
    > that you have made before?
    >
    > Do memories of people and places
    > once as sharp as any knife
    > now blend in bits and pieces
    > in a kaleidoscope of life?
    >
    > Do you squander precious minutes
    > seeking reasons why you're here,
    > contemplating your life's purpose
    > year after passing year?
    >
    > Persuade yourself to understand,
    > it matters not the reason.
    > Your purpose is to seize the life
    > in every passing season!
    >
    > Learn to see things differently.
    > Let your thoughts and actions change.
    > Allow your views of past and present
    > to slowly rearrange.
    >
    > Let your spirit start anew;
    > become focused and aware
    > of the moments and the blessings
    > that surround you everywhere!
    >
    > Do not permit past memories:
    > the where…the who…the how
    > to become more important
    > than the ones you’re making now.
    >
    > Live life in person;
    > inhabit every day.
    > You may not like where you are now,
    > but you’re there anyway!
    >
    > A lifetime is a puzzle,
    > every failure, each success
    > adds another jagged piece
    > to fit together with the rest.
    >
    > To finish the picture
    > and view the masterpiece whole,
    > fill the time of your life
    > with your heart and your soul.
    >
    > Acquaint yourself with your feelings
    > and heighten your senses.
    > Experience living.
    > Put down your defenses.
    >
    > You don't have to know why
    > you are you, and I’m me.
    > Believe it is what it is
    > and it’s how it should be.
    >
    > You did not choose your date of birth,
    > nor do you know your last,
    > so live this gift that is your present,
    > before it becomes your past.
    > Linda Ellis
    🙂
  2. Standard memberapathist
    looking for loot
    western colorado
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    31 Dec '12 17:34
    Who is the god of ice and snow? It took three city blocks to come to a stop, and here I am in the country. So yeah, I want to pay some homage.
  3. Standard memberChessPraxis
    Cowboy From Hell
    American West
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    31 Dec '12 18:12
    Originally posted by apathist
    Who is the god of ice and snow? It took three city blocks to come to a stop, and here I am in the country. So yeah, I want to pay some homage.
    You have to throw blocks in front of your car to stop? Been there, done that. 😞
  4. Subscribershortcircuit
    The Energizer
    where you want to be
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    31 Dec '12 18:17
    Originally posted by ChessPraxis
    You have to throw blocks in front of your car to stop? Been there, done that. 😞
    That's only because you tore out the engine and your car is a coaster now!!
  5. Standard memberChessPraxis
    Cowboy From Hell
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    31 Dec '12 18:20
    Originally posted by shortcircuit
    That's only because you tore out the engine and your car is a coaster now!!
    It gets me where I'm going. 😳
    http://rightproadvisors.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/horse-drawn-car1.jpg
  6. Subscribershortcircuit
    The Energizer
    where you want to be
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    31 Dec '12 18:35
    Originally posted by ChessPraxis
    It gets me where I'm going. 😳
    http://rightproadvisors.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/horse-drawn-car1.jpg
    Oh, I see you have upped your horsepower....to one!!!
  7. SubscriberVery Rusty
    Treat Everyone Equal
    Halifax, Nova Scotia
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    31 Dec '12 23:56
    The post that was quoted here has been removed
    You forgot to add, while typing this message~! 😛 😉 😉
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