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Thursday, June 15, 2006


To do:
Water the plants and pay the bills
Turn down the heat.
Prepay the gardener and get him to remove the rocks.
Cancel the paper.
Send the cat to friends.
Get the neighbour kid to pick up the mail.
Don't forget to set the light timers
And nobody'll know I'm gone.

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Blogger Diana said ... (8:53 PM) : 

Yeah, that makes me think... We can set timers and arrange a few little things and from the outside it's as if we've never left. Weird to realize, isn't it?


Blogger Fluff said ... (1:53 AM) : 

ooo cool take on the prompt


Blogger AscenderRisesAbove said ... (8:10 AM) : 

Confused about how to link to this prompt and how to be listed on the left hand column...

Here I my link to this prompt


Blogger ell said ... (8:55 AM) : 

Thanks. I wasn't sure if I was being too obvious or too obscure.


Blogger ebbye said ... (10:33 PM) : 

Awww! I find that rather sad!


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