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Anyway

Updated on March 22, 2014

Anyway

I love people who can't carry a tune,

but sing anyway,

I love people who can't dance,

but dance anyway,

I love people who can't run,

but trot down the road anyway,

I love people who can't paint,

but put the paint on thick-

life is an act of faith;

perfection does not come,

but, in the trying,

perhaps we become illuminated,

in trying,

Preachers rarely write good poems.

But, poetry is an act of faith,

one must try,

anyway.

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      Nikki Wicked 3 years ago from Louisiana

      it never hurts to try

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      Eiddwen 3 years ago from Wales

      Another wonderful poem from you my friend.

      You have a natural talent and your words always flow.

      Eddy.

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      WillStarr 3 years ago from Phoenix, Arizona

      "I don't even know what a hubber score IS!"

      Yours is a 79. It's on your picture.

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      moon 3 years ago

      Thanks Will. I don't even know what a hubber score IS!

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      WillStarr 3 years ago from Phoenix, Arizona

      Hi Moonfroth!

      I was a level 8, but they lowered me too, probably because I'm not as active as I once was. No one I know has any idea how the grading system works here. My Hubber score is down to an 83!

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      Brenda Barnes 3 years ago from America-Broken But Still Beautiful

      What Moon said!

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      Clark Cook 3 years ago from Rural BC (Canada) & N of Puerto Vallarta (Mexico)

      Hey Will! You've been around forever and Know Stuff,,,,,,,,at one point I was a Level 7. Now I'm a Level 2. I feel shunned and unloved. Is it my deodorant? Have I offended Big Brothwe? Help me Will!

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      WillStarr 3 years ago from Phoenix, Arizona

      Excellent, Lily. I really like this one.

      Shared.

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      Verlie Burroughs 3 years ago from Canada

      Yes! What he said lily. Good to see you're back, missed you.

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      Clark Cook 3 years ago from Rural BC (Canada) & N of Puerto Vallarta (Mexico)

      LOVE THIS! Unique, balanced, striking, insightful and memorable. The simple 'frame' for the "inabilities" gives added strength (&a touch of humour) to the whole piece. Well done.