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Dan Reynolds Male, 55, United Kingdom (2/14/2014 2:37:00 PM)

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Mike, I love this. However, I feel that what you have posted, is a poem in disguise. The line breaks make it look like a poem, but the truth (IMHO) is, that however it is portrayed on the page...it is poetic. I personally see no need to associate the new with the old, and thereby kowtow to the traditional, when endorsing the NOW and what follows beyond.
Again, I will re-state: I still love this.

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  • Mike Acker (2/14/2014 3:18:00 PM) Post reply

    Thanks Dan, I appreciate the comment.

  • Dan Reynolds (2/14/2014 2:38:00 PM) Post reply

    And as a by the way, it has sent me off to watch some Dave Lee Roth on You Tube. (Skyscraper era) .

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