Time, Schmime!

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Humor  |  House: Booksie Classic

No effect!

A collaboration between Hullabaloo22 and myself:

 

I'm surrounded by time, but it doesn't effect me,

Everyone ages, but no wrinkles do I see

 

on the face in the mirror, I CHOSE to lose my hair,

and I like that what's left start turning gray; I DARE

 

you time, you river of age, bring it on!

I think you're a wimp, you're the ultimate con

 

I can do everything I could when I was younger,

just a bit slower, I'll grant you that, see, your

 

effects don't work on me; except I go to bed

by 9.00, but other than that, everything the said

 

goes with age bothers me not a bit!

Other than those few things, what's this ageing shit?

 

I’m not really bothered by aches and pains,

no, there’s no real increase in all life’s strains.

 

And perhaps I have to pick more what I can eat,

and have to look at more things as a treat.

 

No, they are not wrinkles that mark my face,

just lines from laughter that’s taken place.

 

But ageing, no, that’s a trick, a game,

we might get older but we’re still the same!

 

 


Submitted: July 31, 2017

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hullabaloo22

Team M&H have done it again, Mike. It worked out pretty good if I might say so!

Mon, July 31st, 2017 7:28pm

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Yep, I think so too!

Mon, July 31st, 2017 12:31pm

jaylisbeth

This is yet another fantastic collaboration. Well done :)

Mon, July 31st, 2017 7:35pm

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Thanks as always, J.B!

Mon, July 31st, 2017 1:19pm

Rehmat Tanzila

Woww! I always love your collaborated work! Awesome theme!

Wed, August 2nd, 2017 5:07pm

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Thank you, Rehmat--glad you enjoyed it!

Wed, August 2nd, 2017 10:12am

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