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"Mon Bonheur"

Tu es la magie qui m’enchantait
la première fois que je t’ai vu.
Ta potion était celle que j’ai bu,
et tu me donnais une nouvelle vie.

Je donnais l’occasion pour toi,
et tu as fait la chance avec moi.
Tu n’est pas irlandais,
Mais tu es la raison laquelle je suis chanceuse.

"My Luck" [English translation]

You are the magic that enchanted me
the first time I saw you.
Your potion was the one that I drank,
and you gave me life anew.

I gave you the opportunity,
and you took a chance with me.
You’re not Irish,
but you are the reason why I am lucky.

"Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and show thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not."-Jeremiah 33:3, King James Version

"Your word is a lamp to guide my feet and a light for my path."-Psalm 119:105, New Living Translation

The present and future are not about who you were in the past-rather, they are about who you are and who you will become.

"Writing is truly glorious in that an author can put on paper the words that fear denies the voice to speak."-from my short story, "Set Free"

"...What you feel is what you are;
What you are is beautiful..."
-from "Slide" by the Goo Goo Dolls

Life surprises you! And I'm talking about the good stuff, because a bad surprise is not a surprise at all, it is just shock and horror. All of these good surprises, they are rewards, and the things that happen to remind you that you matter and that you should make yourself faithful so that you can be deserving of all of life's good surprises. Every wonderful surprise in life is a chance to flourish, so grab life by the horns-but don't ride, steer instead: life's horns are life's joystick. You can handle it, because your life's horns are made especially for you. If you don't give up, all of this will hold true and life will continue to surprise you.

Aubri, a. k. a. "Leopard Lady"

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The following comments are for ""Mon Bonheur"/"My Luck""
by ArsPoet2789ica

my luck
My luck that I read this - I think we are all just a little bit Irish. May the serpents never return and may God shine his peace and gracious light on Ireland forever.

( Posted by: jonpenny [Member] On: March 17, 2010 )

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