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Not All Who Wander Are Lost

Date: 2006-11-28 17:58
Subject: Success
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He has achieved success
who has lived well,
laughed often, and loved much;
who has enjoyed the trust of pure women,
the respect of intelligent men
and the love of little children;
who has filled his niche and accomplished his task;
who has left the world better than he found it
whether by an improved poppy,
a perfect poem, or a rescued soul;
who has never lacked appreciation of Earth's beauty
or failed to express it;
who has always looked for the best in others
and given them the best he had;
whose life was an inspiration;
whose memory a benediction.
- by Bessie A. Stanley (1905)
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User: zaxxon
Date: 2006-11-28 23:33 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:oh noooooooooooooo
who has enjoyed the trust of pure women,

Wait - is this poem meant as science fiction?
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User: mcclintock
Date: 2006-11-29 17:37 (UTC)
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Well I interpret it to mean silicon free women in this day in age. I like my women 100% free range with no plastic.
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