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Passion

Passion gets me in trouble
It motivates me to do things on the double.

Passion drives me quite wild
Especially if it's regarding my child.

Or anyone else for whom I care deeply.

Patience is something I've had to learn
What others were born with, I've had to earn.

Patience and passion go hand in hand
That's how I imagine the promised land.

Hope y'all don't find this too creepy!

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  1. Date: 9/24/2013 5:08:00 PM
    No, it's not creepy at all. It's very human nature, Nancy. I am more patient than passionate but sometimes I can be pretty restless!! GOOD poem and WIN. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 9/23/2013 12:59:00 AM
    Congratulations ....Seren

  1. Date: 9/22/2013 9:33:00 PM
    Well expressed I know what you mean. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 9/22/2013 8:42:00 PM
    congrats...PD

  1. Date: 9/22/2013 6:42:00 PM
    Congrats on your winning work..Way to go!!!Sara

  1. Date: 9/21/2013 8:21:00 PM
    Na, it's lovely, congrats on your win Nancy xxx

  1. Date: 9/21/2013 3:42:00 PM
    I Think you did real well here Nancy..' congratulations on your win..'

  1. Date: 9/21/2013 9:10:00 AM
    I couldn't help but laugh at the end!! Love it!!!

  1. Date: 9/21/2013 8:56:00 AM
    nicely penned...patience is something we all must learn...where as passion is something we learn to control at times...congrats on your win :)

  1. Date: 9/21/2013 7:57:00 AM
    these are beautiful sentiments lovingly expressed Nancy congrats on being placed Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 9/21/2013 7:18:00 AM
    Congrats for the win in my contest, Nancy

  1. Date: 9/17/2013 12:21:00 AM
    Thanks for the entry, Nancy

  1. Date: 9/16/2013 2:28:00 PM
    i like this poem, especially the couplet with "learn" and "earn." nice one!