Carpe diem “greed”

13 Feb

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It’s not having what you want ..It’s wanting what you’ve got

Sheryl Crow ( soak up the sun )

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Her life was wasted

counting worldly possessions

instead of blessings

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10 Responses to “Carpe diem “greed””

  1. jazzbumpa February 13, 2013 at 6:24 pm #

    Wow.
    You made it spiritual.
    Beautiful.
    JzB

  2. blackandwrite February 13, 2013 at 6:27 pm #

    How true, very good haiku.

  3. Lolly February 13, 2013 at 6:58 pm #

    What a foolish girl. Well penned!

  4. kaykuala February 13, 2013 at 7:46 pm #

    It’s a pity but all too common a trap! Nicely Pat!

    Hank

  5. Mark M. Redfearn February 13, 2013 at 9:27 pm #

    The strange thing is, she didn’t think she was wasting her life…

    Greedy Warriors

  6. kz February 14, 2013 at 7:40 am #

    a very well-penned haiku with such great wisdom ^^ happy valentines day 🙂

  7. Joanne Moceri-Taveira February 14, 2013 at 11:01 am #

    sad and disillusioned – poor woman….can she take it with her?

  8. Peripatetic Eric February 14, 2013 at 12:21 pm #

    Well said.

  9. Björn Rudberg (brudberg) February 14, 2013 at 3:17 pm #

    Very much truth in that.

  10. Chevrefeuille February 16, 2013 at 7:14 pm #

    Nicely written haiku on greed with a deeper layer.

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