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Life In A Glass

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Life In A Glass

The sum of years raced past her eyes Faces, places, loved, despised Tender feelings, broken hearts Lies unspoken, well played parts All collected in this glass With amber liquid mixed, alas The burning feeling had begun Her thoughts appraising what she'd done On her cheek, a single tear Her vision blurred, but her mind clear Prepared to leave it all behind There, in a glass, a life defined

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  1. Date: 5/4/2012 6:35:00 AM
    Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 5/4/2012 8:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Deb
  1. Date: 5/4/2012 5:46:00 AM
    A belated congratulations on your win in the "And With a Sip"contest Bob. Love, Carol

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 5/4/2012 8:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Carol
  1. Date: 4/30/2012 3:14:00 PM
    I think this one should have been a lot higher on the list, Bob..I like the complete analysis of this woman's life summed up with a single drink...Bravo for capturing this audience member! I think this is outstanding. Best to you as always, Gwendolen

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 5/1/2012 8:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Gwen. Always appreciate your critique.
  1. Date: 4/30/2012 10:36:00 AM
    Well done Bob and congratulations. Thanks for your comments on mine. I perhaps should have taken it more seriously but it was a fun write. Love, Joyce

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 5/1/2012 8:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    We go where our pen takes us Joyce.
  1. Date: 4/30/2012 9:15:00 AM
    congrats on your win Bob

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 5/1/2012 8:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Joseph
  1. Date: 4/25/2012 3:54:00 PM
    very well written and rhymed. nice one, but very sad!

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 4/30/2012 8:31:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Ilene
  1. Date: 4/25/2012 2:48:00 PM
    If this is for the contest it is a great entry, enjoyed your poem Bob, hugs vie

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 4/30/2012 8:31:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Appreciate that Vie
  1. Date: 4/25/2012 10:12:00 AM
    sweet sentiments rule this page , bob... your bike and the memories that go with it are irreplaceable.... lovely work.. winning wishes and huggs! :)

    Quigley Avatar Bob Quigley
    Date: 4/30/2012 8:32:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you nette
  1. Date: 4/25/2012 10:11:00 AM
    sweet sentiments rule this page , bob... your bike and the memories that go with it are irreplaceable.... lovely work.. winning wishes and huggs! :)