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I Do Apologize

I never bothered to offer you dinner nor even to say, “Hello”. Didn’t want you to be a part of my life, but I did allow you to give Of yourself without due respect from me, not even to say ‘Thank you”. After noticing that you ceased to make your nightly rounds, I was concerned. Please forgive me for the way I treated you because you deserved much more. 'O my God!' is what I felt inside my cold heart as I realized what I'd done. Letting you slip away was a crying shame when all you wanted to do was to please me. Opportunities for meeting someone like you are rare, and I blew it some awful. God has forgiven me, and I will never repeat this mistake again as long as I live. I was selfish and indifferent, too blind to see your selfless love for me. Zero tolerance for pets made me an absolute failure at seeking to bond with you. Everywhere I go, I will take your story with me and never forget to reach out and love on cats like you. 04252019PoSoup, Apology Poetry Contest; Sponsored by Line Gauthier 2nd Pl

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Date: 7/7/2019 1:52:00 PM
Hello Curtis Jonson, A poem with a lesson here. Have a nice day my friend.
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Date: 4/25/2019 9:29:00 PM
It's a wonderful thing when a person learns from their mistakes. Have a good day.
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