God's Test

May 19, 2010
By carly... GOLD, Shorewood, Illinois
carly... GOLD, Shorewood, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
Just because I'm not happy does not mean I'm depressed


They say life is a test
and that God is the grader.
Then why do some of us finish quicker than others?
Are they smarter?
Do they have more knowledge?
Surely they don't!
I am far more smarter than a 6 year old boy.
But maybe that's just it,
Knowing that age is just a number.
Maybe that's when we finish our test.
When we finally figure out what matters
and what is just a waste of time
I guess I'll just have to wait and see,
what God thinks.
Do I pass the test
Or do I fail miserably?


The author's comments:
A question that is always on my mind

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on Dec. 2 2011 at 5:40 pm
CorrinaElisabeth, Eatonville, Washington
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"No man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without even noticing it." ~C.S.Lewis

The simplicity of this piece of poetry is refreshing. It's a question many of us ask, I think. Personally, I've found the answer in a personal relationship with God. Before that, nothing made sense to me, and everything felt like a 'waste of time.'

Nice writing. : )



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