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There wasjajittle bay who lost
an hour outjofjhisj-life.. He didn't
lose it in pJaySe;causejlaving'aii
hour away; wouldn't be dosing it.
It is just as, necessary-forVa boy or
girl to learntopflay;as-tp learn!
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He didnjt l.qseit-in- wprk,rsuch
as tiplnitux fatrnr mofJipr . hf-
He didntpli9e'itjin-tudy, be-J
really spending- time for any
thing! Time is like money. You
don't lose it by spending it", be
cause when you spend it, you get
something for it. You lose time
the same way you lose money
'by wasting it.
" 'If you .spend a dollar for a ball
worth only 10 cents, you lose 90
"cents, not'because you have spent
."it, but because-you have wasted
it. You.might just as well throw,
"it into the' gutter.
cause study makes ' your mind
stronger and 'your, chances of suc
cess in life-'better an'd'to use time
to make you'rim'ind strong isn't
losing it. " T ' ,"
For the 'same' reason -you can1
see that hedidff f lose"it"b"y "spend
ing it in ree"pb9ause: .sleeP 1S
necessary, or'in eating, because it
is well totakeplentyof. time" to
ent. and that- he "dfdn t' lose it in
If you spend an hour and five
minutes putting onyour shoes
which you might put on in "five
minutes, you lose'an hour. You
might just as well throw that'
hour out of your life, if you could
do 'that with an hour.
Arid, that's what happened to
Sammy. He lost an hour out of
his life. He wasted it, or dawd
led it, or threw it into th,e gutter.
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