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a bridge

i had never met before

up ahead

easy on my eyes

common sense

said

not to cross

at any cost

bad judgement

on the other hand

encouraged

me

to pay the toll

this one time

as i grew closer

it became less easy

a few steps on

then off

but one voice was louder

more persuasive

than the other

i walked to the middle

an ran the rest of the way

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9

And? How was the crossing? Worth the effort?

March 5, 2012

it felt good and yes...but

March 5, 2012

Why always the but?

March 6, 2012

Unless something is absolutely sublime, there will always be a but.

March 6, 2012

Really?

March 7, 2012

q - yes and even though tempted to take this post further -enough said - thanks for commenting

March 7, 2012

but is the troll under the bridge...he causes all kind of trouble 4 the players and the sincere

uh oh gettin' philosophical...over and out...hahahahahahahaha

;-D)

March 7, 2012

my guess is the bridge is/was a woman ...

and you didn't say which way you "ran" but again and sorry for the assumption but you would not have written this if you had not crossed the bridge , yes ?

March 9, 2012

good guess Gaspar...btb i love ur name

March 9, 2012

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