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'Go slow,' said Mother Snail.

    'Snails weren't made to run.'

'Yes, go slow,' said Father Snail,

    'Then life will be more fun.'


'Take time to hear the birds sing

   And see the flowers grow.

Life will be a lot more fun

    If only you




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So many children have told me they love this poem, and my grandson certainly loved it from an early age.  Perhaps we should all go slow and take in what we see around us.  My poem "Carp Diem" says this too.  Teachers and children chose this poem for my "Josie's Poems Nature Book" which was published in 2010.  Josie

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