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Traveling Guests

Updated on March 3, 2011
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I don't believe in accidents
or luck or chance or
happenstance.
Every path mine intersects
for purpose is designed.
Perhaps, there is a lesson here
that I'm to learn from you
or, perhaps, you have a mystery
to which I hold a clue.
There could be a lesson
we both are meant to learn
where, hand in hand, we walk a bit
before our paths, then, turn.
I don't have all the answers
and i don't pass all the tests,
but I am on a journey and
I welcome traveling guests.
I don't believe in accidents
or luck or chance or
happenstance
But if I'm lucky on this path,
the purpose i will find!

"Copyright 2011, All Rights Reserved."

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      Marina Lester 

      7 years ago

      Very nice thoughts tnderhrt, I know I am learning from you. :)

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      Epigramman, I could just kiss you for that! And...I can say exactly the same of you!

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      epigramman 

      7 years ago

      ....well in all of my travels I must say you are one of the hippest and most awesome lady poets I've ever met!!!!

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      Pixel-Alchemist, traveling guests are one of the greatest blessings in life...thanks for being one!

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      Pixel-Alchemist 

      7 years ago from Waitakere Auckland : New Zealand

      a beautiful poem that captures the joy of meeting and making new friends on life's path

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      mysterious-lee,that is precisely my belief. It is no accident that I wandered into this place, and no accident that you did, either. Thank you.

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      katyworthing, thank you for that. It means more than I can tell you.

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      Mysterious-lee 

      7 years ago from Texas

      Do you suggest that in your community of hubbers, you were meant to meet? That we all have something to learn from each other and something to share that we didn't have before? Because if so, you shared the feeling of welcome with me, to this community.

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      katyworthing 

      7 years ago

      It connects deeply. Truth often will :) Beautiful..

    • tnderhrt23 profile imageAUTHOR

      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      Kim Lynn, Thank you!

      Thank you, michael ely,

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      michael ely 

      7 years ago from Scotland

      Hi tnderhrt23, I really liked this. The words work well together and the subject is very interesting. Michael.

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      Kim Lynn 

      7 years ago

      Well written and a pleasure to read.

      Thanks,

      Kim

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      DeanDeschenes,I have learned many lessons from traveling guests and hope I have taught a few too... dont believe in coincidence but Destiny...now thats a different story! Thanks for reading my poem and taking time to leave your response!

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      Many thanks, DA. I am glad the world works that way too...makes life interesting!

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      DeanDeschenes 

      7 years ago from New Hampshire

      Very nice. I do believe we cross the paths of others for a reason. At that particular moment we not know why, we may never know why, but for sure there is a reason we meet and cross the paths of certain people.

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      dianeaugust 

      7 years ago from Tennessee

      So cool--traveling guests--what would we be if it were not for those we are guided to and who are guided to us. I'm glad the world works that way and I'm glad you put it down on the page. DA

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      ahhhh, Red Elf! never know when there in an angel in disguise in them travelers! Thanks for the comment!

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      RedElf 

      7 years ago from Canada

      Thought-provoking - I, too, keep an eye out for fellow travelers. Nice :D

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      tnderhrt23 

      7 years ago

      cmaree, thank you for your lovely comment!

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      cmaree 

      7 years ago

      Nice poem, good work!

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