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Or Happier At Least

I was happy,
TV nightly,
As a family,
Simple pleasures,
‘Any Umbrellas?’
Family holidays,
I was happy,
Perhaps the world was happy,
Or happier at least.

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Free verse
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I want the raw truth, feel free to knock me on my back
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Content level: 
Not Explicit Content


I like your responses to my verse a lot. I was in a world of my own too. I'm glad you like it, I am trying to whittle my verses down to the best ones, and will sideline not a few. But might keep this little vignette. Carl.

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There is a file for them, but they will not be part of the 'first team' as it were, and yes it is possible to spruce up your old writings. Bye for now. Carl.

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This seems to me like the beginning of a poem lol. Leaves me wondering what changed to make the past seem so much better. Perhaps that was your intent?

I see what you mean, it is a bit sparse, and I am thinking it might be better to either build on it, or sideline it. What changed? I guess I was looking back at the unity of family life when I was younger, and the carefree nature of those days. Carl.

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