Clock Wise

     In advance I say…You’re welcome.. For what, you might ask? Well, today I am feeling less blabbery, (is that a word?) than is my usual. I’m up against the “clock” so to speak. Therefore, you are welcome.. Short and sweet will be the lead-in and short, will be the poem.

Have a top-shelf Tuesday everyone,



 The hand around,

the face, did race,

while the minutes,

slipped away.


 But, the power,

of the hour,

in the end,

did steal, the day.


Jack Downing

                                                                         Mar. 2010

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Hearth and Health are wonderful things and if you're without either such sorrow that brings So I cannot express enough thanks to my Lord and to my family and friends for the support you afford! ~Jack Downing~
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2 Responses to Clock Wise

  1. I need that clock you have in the picture!!! 🙂 Tick tock!

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