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Time Is Of The Essence

I look at the clock and shake my head. We might be late-not looking good. My friend is possibly still in bed. This thing I've never understood! How can you make a definite plan and then just let it drift away? Of tardiness I'm not a fan. I'm thinking of choice words to say. This annoys me so very much. No excuse is good enough. They'll have a tale to tell and such. But in my mind 'tis just too tough! I am a person always on time. In fact at times I'm a little early. Being so late has no reason or rhyme. This pet peeve tends to make me surly. There are people that I love dearly who are always keeping me waiting. All these years they never did fear me. And I just can't end up hating. I'm the only one who feels any pain. I gawk at my watch when their time is up. Now I realize I've got nothing to gain. So I tell myself suck it up buttercup!

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Date: 2/26/2014 9:09:00 PM
Time, can be annoying. very deep Deb, , Congratulations!! Luv ~SKAT~
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Date: 2/24/2014 11:10:00 AM
great work on waiting; how unnerving, deb....sweet congrats on your award!.. huggs!
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Date: 2/24/2014 4:21:00 AM
Awesome poem and congrats on the fine win, deb
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Date: 2/18/2014 6:27:00 AM
Ha ha, that last line surely cracked me up, "So I tell myself suck it up buttercup!" that is a hilarious line there my friend! I really enjoyed reading this enlightening poem here this morning! What a brilliant piece, Great Work!!
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