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  1. Date: 1/28/2013 11:10:00 AM
    What a poet!!! what more can I say that has not already been said...well done!! WELL DONE!!!! love ya, Cap'n deb

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 3:42:00 PM
    Hey you! I'm listening to you... and at the end all I want to hear is life well done... **soup mail** please answer quickly... xox~TEX

  1. Date: 1/10/2013 6:36:00 PM
    wow, was this for that contest on writing a letter to yourself. Gosh, didn't you place? I don't see any congrats and this is really really good stuff, David!!! It sounds like you have had quite a wonderful life!!

  1. Date: 1/2/2013 1:49:00 AM
    An inspirational write...We don't have to follow the path our parents left before us. Great lesson to remember. Thanks for sharing! :)

  1. Date: 12/30/2012 3:50:00 PM
    clarence darrow said: the sins of the father fall on the shoulders of their children....the only problem i have with this poem is are you certain you are worthy of giving such good advice.thank goodness my sins didn't collide with my genius son you know i mean this as constructive criticism because we are brothers in solidarity....the only advice i give people is BE COOL AND BE NO ONE'S PHOOL! YOU'RE COOL BROTHER ......PHREEPOETREE ~free cee!~

  1. Date: 12/28/2012 7:41:00 AM
    who is your inspiration David..? You are an amazing poet...

  1. Date: 12/28/2012 3:11:00 AM
    Hi David great advice here my friend, but then what else would I expect from you, all the best Owen

  1. Date: 12/28/2012 2:48:00 AM
    The title brought me in,,,, when I sometimes leave notes,,, I say "hey you" Have a great new year's ;}

  1. Date: 12/27/2012 11:56:00 PM
    I saw this title and immediately thought of Pink Floyd! Now, about the piece. I can honestly say that this is one of the most inspiring pieces I have read in quite awhile. It's no secret that many of us on Soup are fans of emotional writing, and this is fantastic work! Thanks for sharing this. Also, I am soup mailing you on something I hope you can clear up for me if you don't mind.

  1. Date: 12/27/2012 9:44:00 PM
    Its seems like a great advice of hope..courage and determination for someone who had a rough past but can definitely have a better future.awesome .happynew year dear friend to u and yours

  1. Date: 12/27/2012 6:47:00 AM
    wow David an amazing poem is this and perfect for a NY of new beginnings luv.. thankxx for prayers and special thoughts during my hospital ordeal .. wishing u a blessed NY ..my hubby has me on half hour limits on PS till I am stronger ..

  1. Date: 12/27/2012 4:19:00 AM
    That is just so full of hope and inspiration, this write. If only we could really write a letter to our younger selves, it would change lives of many. Lovely poem David.

  1. Date: 12/27/2012 3:41:00 AM
    Good advice...I try to learn from my childhood and do things differently. Except the money part, I'm not so good with that!...Thanks for your comments...Hugs, Holly

  1. Date: 12/26/2012 1:16:00 PM
    David... you sound like a clergy... this is an inspiring piece though... Seasons greetings... Love... Angel

  1. Date: 12/26/2012 12:52:00 PM
    Good advice! Like the poem, best of luck if for a contest. -- Sean

  1. Date: 12/26/2012 7:22:00 AM
    I wonder why the beatings??..Is this from personal experience or just from seeing it go on in your family and or community?..Great expressive and emotive work..Sara

  1. Date: 12/26/2012 6:15:00 AM
    ....... I hear what you say ...... and do what I want .... lol ... - Thank you for year 2012, many good poems and nice comments from you, David !!! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 12/26/2012 6:01:00 AM
    wish someone would have written this to me--maybe i would have had the courage to move on sooner.... heartfelt and wise i like the lines: Follow your desire to write but make sure you study English It will help you through life. very wise....

  1. Date: 12/25/2012 6:46:00 PM
    Wonderful advice, David. I feel like you are talking to a little 10 years old boy :) Hope he remember it. Love ya, Toquyen

  1. Date: 12/25/2012 3:06:00 PM
    Who Me? hey this is a right good one David, seriously i like the theme, and the advice.. terrific poem...

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