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Grudges do not Work for Me

I held a grudge 'til four o'clock And then I watched TV. Remembered it at nine. It very much hurt me. Took grudge to bed and nurtured it. Next to my favorite pajamas and pillow. Added a bit of exasperation and sass to it. Bigger now, it scratches me rough like brillo. Took it out and shook it every hour. Woke up in a terrible bad mood. Sad I had allowed it all this power. Glad I fed it no food.

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Date: 10/2/2019 7:53:00 AM
I'm the same Caren...lifes toooo short...grudges be no judges...have a happy grudgeless day my friend...^WW^ :o)
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 8:25:00 AM
I felt compelled to write this even though I cannot remember my last grudge. Uh-oh. I just did and I think I am still holding it. OOPS!
Date: 10/2/2019 3:03:00 AM
Grudges are bad for you... Don't let them get you down. Bless you... Oh, also, I read your article, very nice...
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:53:00 AM
I cannot abide them.
Date: 10/1/2019 11:09:00 PM
Caren, Is it starve a grudge, feed a fever? I must learn this, I promise to try. -Richard
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:53:00 AM
It is both. Depending on which of your personalities is having its heyday at this second.
Date: 10/1/2019 6:51:00 PM
grudges just drain us...glad you didn't let it live on...good penning...
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:54:00 AM
They do not work for me at all. They stole a lot of my childhood. I still remember things from kindergarten which is RIDICULOUS!
Date: 10/1/2019 3:30:00 PM
But I sure it was happy for the power...it took away your sleep...You really have to starve it...or it will kill you...
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:54:00 AM
It will and I have enough on my plate!
Date: 10/1/2019 3:06:00 PM
Yes, you need to starve it, Caren. One of the rare things I do not carry are grudges. I remember stuff, but I forgive easily! I really like this portrayal of it!
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:54:00 AM
I am starving it and strangling it as we speak.
Date: 10/1/2019 2:42:00 PM
Ooh feed it some food. Else it becomes a HANGRY GRUDGE! There’s a cure for grudges. Swift revenge. I didn’t say that. Enjoyed this x
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:54:00 AM
Hahahahahahahahahaha! Love it!
Date: 10/1/2019 11:53:00 AM
Oh!! man that's why we should ALWAYS forgive saves on Dr. bills and meds for High Blood pressure LOL!! Cute verse.. I personally don't hold grudges see I have no heaven nor hell to place anyone in... Life is to short (and so am I) LOL! James
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:55:00 AM
Forgiveness is for YOU not for the dreaded "them".
Date: 10/1/2019 11:38:00 AM
Grudges. I hold a lot longer! Lol I loved this my friend!;)
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:55:00 AM
Let them go. They will steal your joy.
Date: 10/1/2019 9:55:00 AM
This is my new favorite poem. Hug. I want to kick it to the curb, but no one would pick it up... lol.. so much I would like to do a grudge... Worthless emotion to be sure. Hugs and more hugs. Ann
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:55:00 AM
Thank you Ann.
Date: 10/1/2019 9:47:00 AM
It is a lot of work to nurture a grudge.
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:56:00 AM
Too much energy to waste on it.
Date: 10/1/2019 9:38:00 AM
truth expressed adorably! this should be a children's book!
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 10/2/2019 7:56:00 AM
I am pondering this.