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William P Bussey
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since 02-26-2000
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0 posted 06-02-2000 08:51 PM       View Profile for William P Bussey   Email William P Bussey   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to Submit your Poem to Passions  View IP for William P Bussey

      People I Have Known

I first found them less than a year ago,
Now I feel it is time to let go.
They have raised my spirit to a new high,
And I am reluctant to say goodbye.

Each one is different, that much I know,
But they form a beauty, as flakes do snow.
Each has so much to offer, and gladly do give,
And I think they will, as long as they live.

Now I know they have seen inside me to,
That was not my intention, but what can I do.
I have told them things about me from long ago,
I am sure they have seen deep inside my soul.

I shall remember them, each and every one,
And I know I am better for meeting them, glad it was done.
I think if I searched, I'd not find a better club,
Than the friends I have met, at the Corner Pub.

        God bless each and every one of you.
         I will check on you from time to time.
                     Bill
© Copyright 2000 William P Bussey - All Rights Reserved
Denise
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since 08-22-99
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1 posted 06-02-2000 09:21 PM       View Profile for Denise   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Denise

This is lovely, Bill. I hate to see you go. If you feel that you must, please stop by as often as you can.

Denise
Songbird
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since 12-15-1999
Posts 2211
California


2 posted 06-02-2000 11:37 PM       View Profile for Songbird   Email Songbird   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit Songbird's Home Page   View IP for Songbird

We are better for having seen the depth of your heart and soul. God bless you wherever your path leads.
dgvarner
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since 05-13-2000
Posts 3621
High Springs, Florida


3 posted 06-03-2000 12:19 AM       View Profile for dgvarner   Email dgvarner   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for dgvarner

i'm saddened by this! ...i just only met you a few days ago...you've certainly made an impression on me   good luck to you..and do come knocking whenever you can!  
hugs for your journey, dg


 "A Poet's life is on written page; a scenario to take the stage--watch..." dgvarner
Clee-San
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since 06-01-2000
Posts 6


4 posted 06-03-2000 01:20 AM       View Profile for Clee-San   Edit/Delete Message     View IP for Clee-San

i just got here william and haven't read much of your work but already i miss you!   i guess someone who leaves always sends a little ripple effect through the community and all find out eventually...i didn't even get to know you and already you're leaving!  

well, if you must go, i suppose that's life and it must be done. hope to see you around sometime, william!  


clee-san
Little_Spyro
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since 01-09-2000
Posts 665
San Diego, CA, USA


5 posted 06-03-2000 01:22 AM       View Profile for Little_Spyro   Email Little_Spyro   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Little_Spyro

Bill you're leaving?!?!

Aww!!!

Well, I guess there isn't much I can do about it, it's all your choice...but if you're going to go, remember to stop by every now and then!! It's the least you can do for us!  

Hope to see you around again,

Little Spyro T. Dragon
JOY 14
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since 09-22-1999
Posts 1447
Wisconsin USA


6 posted 06-03-2000 11:39 AM       View Profile for JOY 14   Email JOY 14   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit JOY 14's Home Page   View IP for JOY 14

William,
"But they form a beauty, as flakes do snow"
I love this line!  I'll look forward to your scattered returns.

Joy
Sunshine
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since 06-25-99
Posts 67715
Listening to every heart


7 posted 06-03-2000 01:39 PM       View Profile for Sunshine   Email Sunshine   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit Sunshine's Home Page   View IP for Sunshine

The first time I see your name and read your work, I see that you will be away for awhile...but I like what I read, so your name I will look for, in the tomorrows that come to me...

 Sunshine

~~~Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
Helen Keller ~~~

Poet deVine
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since 05-26-99
Posts 25869
Hurricane Alley


8 posted 06-03-2000 02:26 PM       View Profile for Poet deVine   Email Poet deVine   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Poet deVine

I do hope you will check in..and maybe post a poem! This one is wonderful....and sad because it's the last from you for a time. Take care, sir.  
childomine
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since 01-25-2000
Posts 822
st. petersburg, FL


9 posted 06-03-2000 06:49 PM       View Profile for childomine   Email childomine   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for childomine

Bill - I'm so sorry that you're leaving us.  I will miss you and your stories immensely.  Please keep in touch and take care of yourself dear friend.
Poet of Brotherhood,
I shall miss you so.
You have touched me
more than you could know.
I pray for you and yours,
that all goes well,
that you'll soon be back
with more tales to tell.

Hope to hear from you soon Bill!
passing shadows
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displaced


10 posted 12-25-2004 11:15 AM       View Profile for passing shadows   Email passing shadows   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for passing shadows

said like a true PIPster
 
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