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Too Late

The hard fact about living
is how easily we place little value
to those precious, little moments 
making up fragments of our lives, 
nonchalantly dismissing them... 
only to look back much later
with foolish longing and regret
long after they are gone. 

Too late!

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  1. Date: 4/22/2010 9:31:00 AM
    Fred how true. We regret many of those moments. God Bless Phyl

  1. Date: 3/9/2010 12:16:00 PM
    FRED where have you been? It is wonderful to see you posted here today. And just look at this truthful piece you presented us with on your return. I am hoping you are back for a while now my friend. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 3/9/2010 12:15:00 PM
    Yes, yes, I love reading about and writing on this topic! lUv, Andrea

  1. Date: 3/9/2010 11:37:00 AM
    Much wisdom in that, well expressed. Susan

  1. Date: 3/9/2010 8:34:00 AM
    "Too late!"....Hopefully, we'll learn this lesson, Wilfredo. Enjoyed reading this. Goes to my favs. today....Peace, Audrey

  1. Date: 3/9/2010 8:02:00 AM
    So happy to see you are back with your friends on the Soup!! We've missed you!! Love this little poem, of wisdom and profound simplicity. If only we might learn this lesson. Well said ~ Love, Carrie

  1. Date: 3/9/2010 1:32:00 AM
    Wise words Fred , from your observant pen . Good to have you back !!! ....