Don’t Take Life For Granted

Saddened by a few pieces of personal news this week…

Words flow from strange places…

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Life, it has no permanence
Life gives no guarantees
So we should live it fully
And do the things that please

Life, a gift bestowed on us
Like a seed, once planted
Water it, nurture it, help it grow
Don;t take life for granted

Ritu 2016

28 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. TanGental
    Apr 09, 2016 @ 18:19:16


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  2. Hugh's Views and News
    Apr 09, 2016 @ 12:56:29

    Sorry I’ve only just got around to reading this, Ritu.
    I hope you’re getting through this tough time.
    Take care.

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  3. elementhealing
    Apr 09, 2016 @ 05:12:27

    I am so sorry about your sad news. The poem is very beautiful and so very true.

    Liked by 1 person


  4. Erika Kind
    Apr 09, 2016 @ 01:57:25

    I am sorry about the background of this post. But I agree 100% as it reminds me to my post “Don’t excuse your purpose – Live it!” I hug you strongly, sis!!!!

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  5. Judy Martin
    Apr 08, 2016 @ 16:27:01

    Very true indeed Sis. I am sending you my thoughts and hugs, and hope that you are ok xxx

    Liked by 1 person


  6. neelwritesblog
    Apr 08, 2016 @ 16:14:13

    Poignant write and wisely so. Wish you well, sis.

    Liked by 1 person


  7. Rajiv
    Apr 08, 2016 @ 12:11:06

    Never do! I have 20 years to live…. Unless I go into the hills



  8. Geetha B
    Apr 08, 2016 @ 10:22:59

    So very true Ritu. What a wise and lovely write. Sorry that you have had to write it from a place of sadness and hoping it is not lasting. Much love to you

    Liked by 1 person


  9. Annette
    Apr 08, 2016 @ 10:06:51

    Sending you love…

    Liked by 1 person


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