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She smiled at him on the stairwell
He smiled at the man at the door,
He in turn said "Good Morning"
To the lady sweeping the floors.

She nodded at the passer by
Who then turned around,
And gave a smile to the little girl
Who was wearing such a frown.

The little girl started laughing
And simply passed it on
To her Mother who was with her,
Then they hummed a little song.

The painter in the hallway
Felt tired, and very blue,
Till the old gentleman said
"What a beautiful job you do".

If we would do this everyday
It moves along in stages,
When you smile at everyone
It truly is contagious.

Lynn Barany

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  1. Date: 12/2/2012 6:13:00 PM
    Wow Lynn this is an uplifiting reminds me of a poem I wrote a while ago Titled 'Contagious' its such a gr8 topic to write about.....I enjoyed alto - Shaz

    Hanna Barany Avatar lynn Hanna Barany
    Date: 12/2/2012 7:10:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Shaz, Thank you, simple, but true. I really appreciate your comment. I like this site very much, especially the poets. Thanks again, Sincerely Lynn
  1. Date: 12/2/2012 4:54:00 PM
    Oh, I love it. This is going to be my favorite. So good, Lynn. We are contagious. We just don't know it. Love ya, Toquyen

    Hanna Barany Avatar lynn Hanna Barany
    Date: 12/2/2012 4:57:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much Toquyen. I have never had such a compliment. You made my day. Lynn