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Those wrinkles tell the focus
And emotions of your life
You cannot hide this from us
Your countenance will not lie

Each experience is told
Be grateful, you’ve earned each line
As gravity takes its toll
Your wisdom has creased, in time

Love these wood carvings outside of Salinas.


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The lines on my forehead
And across my face
Tell how I have lived
And what I embrace

Fear, worry, and regret
Wear upon the skin
Things we wish to forget
Show more as we thin

The pucker becomes a purse
Surprise, a scary scowl
Gravity is a curse
As all things must fall down

But look beyond all this
There still is a warm glow
A light that you might miss
From the good things I know

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