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In Jest

Eileen  Manassian Avatar Eileen  Manassian - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

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In Jest

You said it in jest
Laughter can shatter a heart
Pieces still missing

Eileen Manassian Ghali

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  1. Date: 9/20/2013 3:01:00 AM
    Bravo, Bravo! Loved it!

  1. Date: 9/18/2013 4:34:00 PM
    Probably gone up the vacuum cleaner, lol, this is how you find out who your friends are my little Desert Orchid, not worth worrying about. Take care , Richard

  1. Date: 9/16/2013 11:59:00 AM
    GLUING THE PIECES TOGETHER SOMETIME CAN BE TH TRICKY ONE

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Yes, it surely can, Liam...Sometimes people don't realize that they have to handle with care! Thanks for the lovely post.
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 8:05:00 AM
    very nicely done!!

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you, sweet Andrea! HUGS!
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 7:29:00 AM
    Oh my this is so true. It can hurt to be on the receiving end of a joke. So much worse when friends join in. Very powerful few words!

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/17/2013 1:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I'm not as smart....I may smile with them....or snap back....then have a good cry...........
    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 9/17/2013 7:06:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I have been there many times. I developed a quick wit and was able to turn the tables quickly and that stopped them in their tracks.
    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:17:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    :) Thank you for understanding, Richard....
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 2:36:00 AM
    MARVELOUS!

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Esai Katapliktikos, Demeri mou! :)
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 12:28:00 AM
    Very meaningful three lines Eileen, I couldn't do that, well done...peter

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Wow, thanks, Peter...and YES YOU CAN! Give it a try. You write beautifully!
  1. Date: 9/15/2013 11:52:00 PM
    Excellent. Well said. Tfs

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks for the visit and kind words, Ravi.
  1. Date: 9/15/2013 11:31:00 PM
    Hi Eilleen, Short but sweet yet thorough...Nicely done.. Regards, Ken

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Sweet is a word I can always relate to...I love it. Thank you!
  1. Date: 9/15/2013 9:15:00 PM
    Yes, it can. Pick up those pieces and continue on. I won't laugh, but smile with ya. :)

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:20:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Deal.... :) I'll be waiting for you to share that smile!
  1. Date: 9/15/2013 6:32:00 PM
    Eileen. I read a comment you left for someone else so I thought I would stop here. This sounds like an ouch. People can hurt us. I know when I do something like that I try to apologize. While some conflict is inevitable, it's nice when people try to smooth things over and try to be kind. You sound like a magnificent soul!

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 9/16/2013 1:21:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    An ouchie, indeed! I'm ultra sensitive. So, that doesn't help! Yes...kindness wins the day. Thanks for stopping by...I don't know about magnificent, but I AM a very caring soul... :) Enjoyed the visits to you work today...