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Memories Make The Man

Updated on March 23, 2010

Live and Enjoy

 When someone we love is gone

No time ot think

Now we realize how short life is

When the rug is pulled out from under are feet

Day to day we live

We want to believe we are different and the end will never come

As we count are blessings are sadness is still not understood

How do we learn from this special person we have known?

It could be just a hello in passing until next time we meet

What changes in are life takes place?

What can we do to keep his memory alive and well?

Hang his picture on the wall as a little reminder

For all to see and appreciate

A man who helped others and did his job well

The years flew by before we noticed what has happened

Nobody expects life to finish this way

Spend a moment in time to think about what things make us happy

Listen and remember his voice we heard so often

Let him come alive in the words we speak

Life must go on and we can have him by are side

His stories of family and love and friends can never be lost

Do not let the door of life close shut

Because we do not see him walk through

Have some faith and let new memories shine

Give a laugh,a smile,and enjoy all the good things Rocky meant to you


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      DREAM ON 7 years ago

      Poetlorraine that is so nice.I also see your smiles and your wonderful pictures you shared but they are etched in my mind forever.

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      poetlorraine 7 years ago

      i see it, and have a picture of you up on my wall, you are my fave cat...

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      DREAM ON 7 years ago

      Poetlorraine So many people we meet leave a lasting impression in are lives we just some how don't see it.

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      poetlorraine 7 years ago

      so many true words spoken in this hub... enjoyed it again.,

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      DREAM ON 7 years ago

      Dr. irum I am a firm believer the GOOD in anyones life out weighs the bad 1 million to one.If we don not look we will never see it.

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      Dr irum 7 years ago

      Nice hub ,we all have some bad and good memories.but enjoy the life ,and open the door for happiness.Great thinking.

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      DREAM ON 7 years ago

      Poetlorraine everyday are lives are changed in some way by the people we meet.I wonder how many people we will change in the course of are lives from are influence.So lets try to be the best we can before we also move on.

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      poetlorraine 7 years ago

      thanks so much

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      DREAM ON 7 years ago

      Dark heart It is nice to see your tips.Darlene Sabella you see right through me.Keep the light shining on.Carolina Muscle thanks again and again.

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      carolina muscle 7 years ago from Charlotte, North Carolina

      A lovely tribute.. nice work!

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      Darlene Sabella 7 years ago from Hello, my name is Toast and Jam, I live in the forest with my dog named Sam ...

      Yes, my friend, the door is always open then the years grow and the door closes ever so slowly you, you had not time to notice. When it is dark that is when you remember the light, the light only shines through a few chosen real true souls. Love this hub always your fan...

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      dark heart 7 years ago

      This is so sweet and true. Let the new memories shine-good advice.