My Life Story

my life story 

is littered 

with the ghosts 

of golden 

opportunities gone.

Author's Notes/Comments: 

'My Life Story' was extracted from an email sent to a friend, possibly around 2010, and subsequently versified. Summer 2010 (Image).

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Sometimes "golden opportunities" end in dead end streets of misery.  Sometimes the greatest opportunities are enveloped in perceived adversity.  --  Stephen

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That is true...

Certainly, my golden opportunities didn't all turn out as I wanted them, but I have certainly had great opportunities, and more besides, despite adversity (much of this self-inflicted). Carl.

Born London, residing London Metropolitan Area.