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Love Lived Well

Updated on May 25, 2011
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Love Lived Well

I don't know
whose right or wrong
and I don't sing
religion's song...
I try to live
a life of Love
and place my faith
in God above,
and do my best
to share His Light,
to seek out good
and do what's right.
I'll leave debate
to those that will,
whose arguments
are vintage swill...
I abide by truth
that lives to tell
the Golden Rule
is Love lived well.

"Copyright 2011, All Rights Reserved."


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      tnderhrt23 5 years ago

      Thank you, BeyondMax. Hugs!

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      BeyondMax 5 years ago from Sydney, Australia

      How thoughtful and heartfelt, Marsha! I like your reassuring and moving rhythm in this poem, it's like a heartbeat, true and powerful. Awesome!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      It is always a joy to meet someone who relates and feels the same, it is validating! I Thank you, Ms Sunnie, again!

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      Sunnie Day 6 years ago

      Good morning Tnderhrt,

      This was really beautiful..I feel this way too..thank you.

      Sunnie

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Thanks, Michael! I appreciate your visit and comment!

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      michael ely 6 years ago from Scotland

      Really good poem, tnderhrt23 .Ilike it a lot. Michael.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Spirit Whisperer, thank you, I think....

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      Xavier Nathan 6 years ago from Isle of Man

      Why is God above? Why do people choose to believe that created the world? Is it so they can have someone to blame? Why do we choose to believe the dream we live is reality and and then refuse to take responsibility for its creation? Does someone else dream your dreams at night? Then why have you conjured up a God to dream your waking day? It is our duty to use the mind that creates this illusion to find a way to wake up. The separation we imagine between ourselves and God does not exist only in the mind. It is the ego that seeks to keep us separate and and does so by keeping God safely above where we imagine he looks on as we destroy ourselves and the world we imagine He created.

      A very thought provoking poem. Thank you.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Ahhh, star, you lit up my morning! Thanks! I needed that! Hugs back atcha!

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      Annette Donaldson 6 years ago from Northern Ireland

      beautifully written from the heart again my friend. You have such inner strength that you don't realise, but we still all need hugs, sending one just now x

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      heart, thank you! I appreciate your read and comment!

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      heart4theword 6 years ago from hub

      Another well put together poem! Beautiful:) Appreciated reading your poem.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Genna, thank you! I appreciate your visit and comment!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Thank you kindly, MamaRoe!

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      Genna East 6 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

      "Love lived well..." No truer words spoken...just beautiful. :-)

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      MamaRoe 6 years ago from TX

      I "jadore" this one!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Spirit Whisperer, Thank YOU! I appreciate you!

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      Xavier Nathan 6 years ago from Isle of Man

      A beautiful poem full of the power of love. Thank you.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      shygirl, thank you! I appreciate your read and visit!

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      shygirl2 6 years ago

      Great poem. Simple but gets its point across. :D Voted up!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      samiaali, thank you kindly! I so appreciate it!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      attemptedhumour, thank you! Yes, that is the way to go, for me, anyway...I appreciate your read and thoughtful comment! Cheers!

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      samiaali 6 years ago

      Very beautifully written tnderhrt23! :)

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      attemptedhumour 6 years ago from Australia

      Stay true to yourself and treat others as you would like to be treated. Cliches i know but good ones. Good deeds go a long way too, i practice them often. Cheers

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Ditto, Epigramman, Ditto!

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      epigramman 6 years ago

      ......well my love has lived well - because I met you -and was able to enjoy your writing as a colleague and your support and encouragement as a friend!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      A thousand thank yous, MO! Your support means so much! Hugs!

      Christina, thank you. I appreciate your read and comment!

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      Christina M. Castro 6 years ago from Baltimore,MD USA

      Once again you have an awesome creation, very well expressed and I can see you always have a passion for life. I miss a lot of time on these hubpages lately, but I am glad I found this one in which I have enjoyed. Beautiful!

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      MysteriousOne 6 years ago

      awwww,such a sweet poem,written by a tender heart! Loved it,my friend.Hugs to you!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Thank you, bella! I so appreciate you! Hugs!

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      Erica Sanchez 6 years ago from California

      Very well written my dear friend. This is very genuine and I feel the sincerity and purity!! Very beautiful!!

      smiles :)

      bella