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What In Tarnation

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What In Tarnation



What in tarnation is reincarnation Could we come back as a piece of toast? Or do you think that death is just that The end, it's over, adios? Some get passionate about the subject But nobody knows for certain When we finally take our very last breath Is it really the final curtain? Here's my humble opinion on the subject It's over when the fat lady sings But I'm open to new ideas on the subject I wouldn't mind another fling Guess this old guy is much too realistic Watching the space shows on TV Can't believe how infinitesimal we are As insignificant as a little old flea So now you know my thoughts on the subject Hope we can still all be friends Maybe one day we'll find out the answer When we finally come to the end © Jack Ellison 2013

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  1. Date: 6/8/2013 6:28:00 PM
    Hi Jack, I hope you find the answer before you come to the end. We as humans tend to complicate the process. A gift is layed before us and we eithe accept it or we don't. Free will is both our blessing and our curse.

  1. Date: 6/7/2013 8:22:00 PM
    Well one thing is for sure...Jack...where ever you go it will be a happy place....and I'll see ya there!...:-)

  1. Date: 6/7/2013 10:23:00 AM
    Dragon's been to church... Now he's a believer... in old Lady Moore's cane... LOL... She really got him a good one. I was electricuted when I was 17 and met the big Kuhuna... He's real... But he sent me back... Something about more to do... But it was really COOL and I was highly impressed... I do believe.

  1. Date: 6/7/2013 6:04:00 AM
    deep feelings here for me the jury is out lol well penned and thought provoking write Shadow

  1. Date: 6/7/2013 5:49:00 AM
    A good one Jack.