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Regrets

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Regrets

I have no large regrets,
That is to say, no roads not taken
I would return to and travel.
I may, with some trepidation,
But no expectations,
Retrace footsteps of my journey.
There were things said and done
That pained a kind heart,
A well intentioned reach out
That was shunned,
And many ill conceived and immature
Actions, that looking back,
Were not worthy of the being
I hope I am now and can be.
For all of those I am truly sorry,
And yet, I still err too often.
I still, in an hour or a day,
Revisit and say no, that is not worthy,
But, as I look around and "feel" around
I would hesitate to change too much,
Because I would truly regret
Not having the wonderful love and family
And friends that surround me today.


Feb. 15, 2013  For Franks Contest

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  1. Date: 3/1/2013 6:17:00 PM

    soup mail

  1. Date: 2/20/2013 4:00:00 PM

    Congratulations....well deserved :-)

  1. Date: 2/19/2013 4:04:00 PM

    Craig, congratulations with your awesome poem... ps.. did you get the e-mail... PD

  1. Date: 2/19/2013 8:06:00 AM

    Congrats on your very nice poem. Cheers!!! (^_^)

  1. Date: 2/19/2013 7:24:00 AM

    Craig congrats on your well deserve win. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 10:58:00 PM

    Wonderful write,Craig.Congrats on your win,pal.well deserved.

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 6:57:00 PM

    Craig, congrats on your win with this wonderful poem! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 4:50:00 PM

    well penned Craig...congrats on your win

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 4:11:00 PM

    Congratulations on a very fine win, Craig!

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 3:32:00 PM

    Yes all we can do is TRY get up every morning and try again to be the best possible us! Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 9:12:00 AM

    Every mistake, every regret, perhaps small, or even huge......is part of learnng. Although it is summed up in your last two lines, that yours were never too large to overcome. I love the upbeat side of this poem, that gives a sense of peace.

  1. Date: 2/18/2013 7:47:00 AM

    "[...]no roads not taken/I would return to and travel." I love these lines! Kuddos on your win, Craig! Ruben.

  1. Date: 2/16/2013 10:35:00 PM

    I love the message in your poem..and the optimistic thoughts What s better in life than the love of family and friends.I love your take on for the contest Craig.Happy Weekend..Charma

  1. Date: 2/15/2013 7:23:00 PM

    Yes even our mistakes make us the people we are today...very nice

  1. Date: 2/15/2013 12:17:00 PM

    Craig yep sums most of us up I would say...good luck..David

  1. Date: 2/15/2013 11:37:00 AM

    Wonderful poem, Craig. Love it! Hugs, catie :)