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[IP] just a thought

Hi all,
This was sent by a friend with instructions to pass along to my friends.
Since he has my " Jimmy Buffet" tickets for the July 4th show I better do as
he says ;-)
> Imagine there is a bank that credits your account each morning with
> $86,400. It carries over no balance from day to day. Every evening
> deletes whatever part of the balance you failed to use during the day.
> What would you do?  Draw out every cent, of course!!!!  Each of us has
> such a bank.  Its name is TIME.  Every morning, it credits you with
> 86,400 seconds.  Every night it writes off, as lost, whatever of this
> you have failed to invest to good purpose.  It carries over no balance.
> It allows
> no overdraft.  Each day it opens a new account for  you.  Each night it
> burns the remains of the day.  If you fail to use the day's deposits,
> the loss is yours.  There is no going back.  There is no drawing against
> the "tomorrow".  You must live in the present on today's deposits.
> Invest it
> so as to get from it the utmost in health, happiness, and success!  The
> clock is running.  Make the most of today.
> To realize the value of ONE YEAR, ask a student who failed a grade.
> To realize the value of ONE MONTH, ask a mother who gave birth to a
> premature baby.
> To realize the value of ONE WEEK, ask the editor of a weekly newspaper.
> To realize the value of ONE HOUR, ask the lovers who are waiting to
> meet.
> To realize the value of ONE MINUTE, ask a person who missed the train.
> To realize the value of ONE SECOND, ask a person who just avoided an
> accident.
> To realize the value of ONE MILLISECOND, ask the person who won a medal
> in
> the Olympics.
> Treasure every moment that you have!  And treasure it more because you
> shared it with someone special, special enough to spend your time. And
> remember that time waits for no one.

Barry Bruce
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ICQ 10047360

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