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Purpose

by Edgar Guest

Not for the sake of the gold,
not for the sake of the fame,
not for the prize would I hold
any ambition or aim: 165 more words

Musings

Vintage verse - See It Through by Edgar Guest

See It Through

When you’re up against a trouble,
. . . .Meet it squarely, face to face;
Lift your chin and set your shoulders, 139 more words

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When You Get to Know a Fellow

by Edgar A. Guest

When you get to know a fellow, know his joys and know his cares,
when you’ve come to understand him and the burdens that he bears, 284 more words

Musings

Wistful Reflections

A WISH

by Edgar Guest

I’d like to be a boy again, a carefree prince of joy again,
I’d like to tread the hills and dales the way I used to do; 310 more words

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The Bumps & Bruises Doctor

by Edgar Guest

I’m the bumps and bruises doctor;
I’m the expert that they seek
when their rough and tumble playing
leaves a scar on leg or cheek. 141 more words

Journal

Happy Family Meals

I woke up early this morning and thought of our US friends, for whom the Thanksgiving holiday is over. I came across this lighthearted poem by Edgar Guess and thought I should post it for those moms who are busy cleaning up and washing tablecloths after the family feast. 216 more words

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