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Thursday, April 22, 2010

Happiness Achieved

Happiness is nonnegotiable
Be happy everyday of this life
Do not sacrifice happiness for other goals
Let go of false time
Let go of Uber-Achiever status
Listen
Sleeps are bliss
Wakings a comfortable challenge
Days of peace, joy and love;
Work, play and rest
Recognize calm as very different than boredom
Contentment not depression
Relaxation not sloth
Accept that happiness is not mania

Melissa Mix Hart

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Blogger theresa_hart said...

You're a poet and you don't even know it!

A happy poet, with layered hair to boot!

Who would have thought hair fractures were a perils of snorkeling. Luckily mom hasn't seen the back of my head!

April 22, 2010 at 3:21 PM  
Blogger Melissa Mix Hart said...

Thanks T. I actually have lived through everything in the poem. It is a true story, so to speak.

April 22, 2010 at 6:23 PM  
Blogger Miranda said...

like it.

April 22, 2010 at 9:07 PM  

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