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Welcomed Silence

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Welcomed Silence

The silent treatment may well be
Relief from mate's verbosity,
Rare moments of tranquility.

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  1. Date: 8/29/2012 9:47:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in Black Eyed Susan's "Silence Please" contest Joyce. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 8/29/2012 2:54:00 AM
    good poem, nice reading

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 2:09:00 PM
    Oh yeah, Joyce!...What a unique take on this contest!...I love your wit and humor mixed with wisdom...Congratulations! - Tim

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 12:07:00 PM
    Silence can be used as a weapon, or as an instrument of peace. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 11:14:00 AM
    congrats Joyce on another fantastic win for a factual write luv..

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 6:30:00 AM
    Like this Joyce congratulations on your win xx

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 11:20:00 PM
    Congrats Joyce...have a nice day!!

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 10:14:00 PM
    Congrats on a great win! This was meant to win Joyce.

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 9:04:00 PM
    JOYCE;-) congratulations with your awesome entry In Susan's " SILENCE " contest. take care~ PD

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 7:07:00 PM
    Congrats on the top win! Jag

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 5:36:00 PM
    Well done, and sure know what you mean. Take care and congratulations on another wonderful win. Your words are golden. Lee

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 4:50:00 PM
    Yup... that will do it alright...smile. Congrats on being a second place winner. One love. Joy Wells

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 3:24:00 PM
    Lovely take on the theme of silence joyce! It definitely has a nice ring to it. Congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 2:13:00 PM
    Great thoughts penned..This is what it is like in some homes..Congrats..Sara

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 12:46:00 PM
    hahaha. I love your comical approach and it's SO true. BIG congratulations.

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 12:14:00 PM
    Good one, Joyce! I like the touch of humor. Congrats on your win! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 8/9/2012 1:23:00 PM
    Ahh! Sounds so peaceful. :)

  1. Date: 8/9/2012 3:22:00 AM
    Oh I so need those rare moments now. Get them only when my toddler sleeps! Good write Joyce, one I could relate with.