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It's Only Temporary

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It's Only Temporary

A brand new car fresh off the dealer's lot. What a delightfully wonderful smell you've got. A month from now, the first installment I will pay. By then, that new car smell will have gone away. Inspired by another member's poem.

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  1. Date: 8/22/2013 9:52:00 AM
    It comes and goes so quick! Nice, light poem :) Cheers, Rach

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 3:47:00 PM
    - A momentary pleasure and bad investment - Well written Robert! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 2:32:00 PM
    yes, all good things come to an end and nothing stays new. you sure got that right, Robert!

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 9:30:00 AM
    HAHAH! This was hilarious! So very true!!! It's just a big conspiracy.

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 8:36:00 AM
    Oh yes.. we can all relate to that.. Wonderful light verse about the joys purchases and payments.

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 7:08:00 AM
    So many people give away their freedom one installment payment at a time.

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 7:22:00 PM
    nice one, robert! i like it!

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 6:26:00 PM
    Ah but the memory still remains Robert, enjoyed your poem and your kind visit my page hope all is well with you take care xxx