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Dealing with the Cards You're Dealt

by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Posted: August 25, 2018

Life is more than just a game…

Life is more than a Trivial Pursuit.
It's more than a roll of the Dice.
Any Dominoes
that Life is more than a game.
But it's a Risk
that can find you in the Pit.
No one has a Clue
where Chutes and Ladders will land you.
And no one has a Monopoly
on Aggravation.
Life can leave you feeling Rummy.
Just ask any Old Maid.
But don't Flinch!
Play the Cards you've been dealt
without worrying about what Trump might be.

Greg Asimakoupoulos (pronounced AWESOME-uh-COPE-uh-less) is an ordained minister, published author and a freelance news reporter with the Salem Radio Network.   Greg maintains a weekly column called Rhymes and Reasons on The Partial Observer,  which he graciously provides to SeniorLifestyle.

Greg's writings have now been assembled in book form. Find out more.

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Posted: August 25, 2018

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