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why

a life

one of many

memories

shapes

people places

time

money

spent

forgotten

approval

creation

redemption

laughter

crying

all into my blender

chopped up

and down

loud or low

slower faster

richer poorer

whir blur

a life of many steps

forward

and back

a noisy mess

tempted

to press

stop

shaken

awakened

by feelings

of no fear

a childs smile

mine

today and sometime ago

gladly

forget the rest

to hold onto

one

lots of white

or toothless

wanting to feel

that again

stirs a heart

pokes my mind

memories

touches

reasons

why

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San Diego County sheriff's radio goes silent

Local scanners fight encryption

a life

one of many

memories

shapes

people places

time

money

spent

forgotten

approval

creation

redemption

laughter

crying

all into my blender

chopped up

and down

loud or low

slower faster

richer poorer

whir blur

a life of many steps

forward

and back

a noisy mess

tempted

to press

stop

shaken

awakened

by feelings

of no fear

a childs smile

mine

today and sometime ago

gladly

forget the rest

to hold onto

one

lots of white

or toothless

wanting to feel

that again

stirs a heart

pokes my mind

memories

touches

reasons

why

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sounds like you found an answer

Jan. 28, 2012

questions often unanswered

Bobby learned a slogan in the Army we used in situations untenable

Adapt...Overcome...Drive On...

Jan. 28, 2012

someone in the air force once told me in such situations - the phrase was- just fly the plane .

considering what servicemen deal with-far far braver than i

and a good thing i don't fly planes or drive cars ...

i just keep walking ...

Jan. 28, 2012

Just put one foot in front of the other and soon you'll be walking out the door !

Jan. 29, 2012

haha ...one foot in front of the other and one thought at a time ...it does appear it will be a beautiful day -

Jan. 29, 2012

A line out a the song so named written by Jules Bass used in the Christmas movie, Santa Clause is Coming to Town.

Jan. 29, 2012

oh , didn't get that ...but i do like it - funny i was just checking out some music videos to email a friend and came across one of my favorite single lines from a song - i don't go to sleep to dream - by fionna apple

Jan. 29, 2012

A really nice write, Zm'n.

Jan. 29, 2012

r2 a thank you to your 1/29 9:22pm post

Jan. 30, 2012

good advice 4 sure RZ

Jan. 29, 2012

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