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The present

The present
is now,
it lasts
just a moment.

What has happened
is the past,
let it go.

The future
has yet to arrive,
let someone else
worry about it.

Be in the now,
live in the present,
it is where you are,
and will always be.

© Gary Dodd 2003

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