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Shared by [livejournal.com profile] deramani; archiving here for my own purposes (and, hopefully, your enjoyment).

The Laughing Heart
by Charles Bukowski

Your life is your life
don’t let it be clubbed into dank submission.
be on the watch.
there are ways out.
there is light somewhere.
it may not be much light but
it beats the darkness.
be on the watch.
the gods will offer you chances.
know them, take them.
you can’t beat death but
you can beat death in life,
sometimes.
and the more often you
learn to do it,
the more light there will be.
your life is your life.
know it while you have it.
you are marvelous
the gods wait to delight in you.

Date: 2011-09-22 04:37 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] tarsa.livejournal.com
Wonderful!

Date: 2011-09-22 04:43 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] olivetree.livejournal.com
*fistbump*

Date: 2011-09-22 04:50 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] featherynscale.livejournal.com
Cheerful Chuck. Who knew? Thank you for sharing the fabulousness.

Date: 2011-09-27 04:22 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] kangitanka3.livejournal.com
Kinda cool, thanks for sharing :~)

Love,
~~Kt3 the Trying to Live Today, Not Tomorrow or Yesterday~~

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