Once upon a time…

those were the days

things done our way

decisions were ours

happiness hours

where’s it all gone

the sine qua nons

my friends,

those were the days

live as we choose

nothing to lose

and so it goes…

Reena’s Exploration Challenge #131


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16 replies

  1. Great poem, great message and great song! 🙂

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  2. Great post Eugenia.


  3. Thank you, Sadje!


  4. Very nice post, Eugenia and I totally love the song, “Those were the days”. Got me singing! hahaha Have a nice weekend. Stay healthy. Stay safe, and STAY HOME! hugs That song will be in my head now a very long time, but I love it. Such a cool song!

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  5. We share the wistfulness.

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  6. Reblogged this on Reena Saxena and commented:

    Those were the days…. by Eugenia

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  7. One day we’ll refer to this pandemic time in terms like “back in those days”, etc. Great poem!

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  8. I love the simplicity of how this is written.

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