Time…

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Time can be a blessing and yet sometimes a curse
Time is the essence of life and all that it’s worth
Time can be short-lived or even drag on for years
Time is the epitome of why we cry so many tears
Time can leave a heart feeling empty and lost
Time is the one thing that comes with a cost
Time can stand still when you’re with the right one
Time is the culprit behind most of what we’ve done
Time can point us to discoveries and precious treasure
Time is a provision whose value cannot be measured
Time can be taken for granted or genuinely admired
Time is one of those things that often leaves us tired
Time can be alluring or misleading in various ways
Time is the one thing we rely on to consume all our days
Time can offer us so much and gives us a reason to live
Time is the perfect gift that we should all want to give

 

Written by, Michelle Cook

 


 

Originally posted: January 11, 2016

Photo credit:  iamschan.wordpress.com

4 responses to “Time…

  1. Great poem, Michelle. I think sometimes “time” is the great challenge of our lives. It forces us to prioritize, choose, and let go.

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  2. Thank you ☺️

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