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Simple Things

Life can be difficult but there are ways to assuage the pain Take joy in simple things! A smile, a handshake, a heartfelt greeting A glass of cool water - a tasty morsel Knock down the barriers that bottle up joy Look up and kiss the blue sky Sweet rain will soon come Flowers will soon rise up from the earth Take joy in simple things It is the path to freedom

Copyright © | Year Posted 2018

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Date: 10/14/2018 12:10:00 PM
Yes, agreed; and those simple things bring such joy and fulfillment to one's life.
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Date: 9/30/2018 4:11:00 PM
Gratitude for the simple things is gratitude for the purest, truest gifts with the biggest magnitude - that's my personal view and enjoyed hearing it as expressed by you in this uplifting poem. I am grateful that you wrote it. Poetry hugs ... CayCay
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Date: 9/28/2018 9:51:00 PM
Just came by to say hi!!
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Date: 9/28/2018 7:06:00 PM
the simple things in life can mean so much Matthew, a joy to read, thanks for sharing:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 9/28/2018 5:06:00 PM
your sense of enthusiasm is infectious, matt...a splendid work, ohhh...huggs
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Date: 9/27/2018 5:06:00 PM
Yes, that's a beautiful sentiment, as well as, great advice; it's those simple things that often mean the most.
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Date: 9/26/2018 3:30:00 PM
this is super nice. One of your best poems yet!
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