It’s In OurNature

Via on Mar 29, 2009

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When we arrive into this world

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we are hungry;

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and for awhile,

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the things we want the most

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are the same things that are good for us.

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But then at some point, things get mixed up.

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cigarettes

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Is there a doctor in the house?

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Abilene and I pick up a lot of stuff that people don’t want.

Some of it, not very surprising

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But some of it is very surprising!

We went to a garage sale this weekend, and found some amazing stuff that people didn’t want.

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Not everything was perfect,

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but that didn’t mean it wasn’t valuable!

Sometimes they would ask us to make up our own prices. It was difficult because we loved it all!

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Maybe the right way to live

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planting

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is just something that we lost

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and we can find it again!

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canary

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tinlid

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reflector

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*”Mist, I was born” photo from p u l s e r e p u l s e

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About Joana Smith

Who I'd like to meet: Superman's Children, eco-warriors, truck drivers, persephone, roller derby queens, nurses, scientists, givers, priests, yogi, storytellers, people who don't know right now, playwrights, philosophers, people who are more visual, people who hop trains, performers, poets, seamstresses, activists, Spider-Man, kids, rangers, Snow White, dj's, massage therapists, people who work with their hands, bunnies, sportsracers, people who work in offices, dancers, baristas, artists, cleaners, climbers, Jeff's sister, Colbert, Skiers, Bikers, skaters, surfers, ani, people who are recovering, trees (and flowers), people who will die soon, gardeners, horses, Jolie-Pitt, soon-to-be mothers, margie's daughter, astronomers, people who are scared, girls who wear black and listen to the Smiths, cuffmakers, lambs, Miranda July, the man in the moon, Bono, people from 'round here, Obama...

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One Response to “It’s In OurNature”

  1. Chuck says:

    The tale seems totally plausable to me……..

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