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ISOLATION (Ch#3: Just one thing)

Be patient, embrace the isolation,

A must if you’re missing propinquity,

Let go of thoughts of recrimination.

Wallow not in regrets, nor self-pity.

 

Build a routine if you’re feeling downcast,

Write poems, do mental arithmetic,

Fret not for tomorrow, nor what has past.

Exercise; keep your body and mind fit.

 

Everyone fears; seeks hope; aspiration,

Yet hand back the knife that’s dropped at your feet,

With free will and without hesitation.

Non-violence ensures your release feels sweet.

 

Be grateful for books, some paper, and pens,

Write your own story; share life through your lens.

(Sonnet)

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Chapter 3 – Summary from the Wisdom of Terry Waite

The Post has been inspired by If I Could Tell You Just One Thing by Richard Reed.

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It’s part of a 62-day challenge that I have set for myself.  Who knows where it will lead.  I do hope you will follow …

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