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All said, yet nothing's been done.

by lillybrook on February 27, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Sort of a nod to the memoir exploring the phrase "all is said and done" recently, but also relevant to certain aspects of life right now. Sometimes, there's a lot of talk and not a lot of action.


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