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In the Rain

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In the Rain

Balancing your pocketbook,
Umbrella and a bag
While the wet relentless rain
Accosts you is a drag.

Whipping wind is adding fuel
To metaphoric fire.
Wish that where you’re going
There would be a waiting dryer.

Nothing you can do when days
Are windy, wild and wet
Except to know that once you’re soaked,
No wetter can you get!

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  1. Date: 3/21/2013 11:43:00 AM
    On rainy days, we all can't be like Gene Kelly. When there is rain, we have to accept it and adapt to it.

  1. Date: 3/20/2013 12:10:00 AM
    this is for sure, Ilene!! I do not like such a day one bit!

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 9:46:00 PM
    Lol, oh my gosh, too funny, Ilene. I like "once you are soaked, no wetter can you get" :). Great one!

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 3:55:00 PM
    It's like riding a dirt bike. Once you fall in a mud puddle, you can really start to have fun. Keep dancin' in the rain. :)