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Many times I have lived and died,

That I may live again tomorrow.

Truth is tested and morality tried,

A path built on joy and sorrow.

 

How I choose to live each day,

Reflects on who I was before.

The stones of truths and lies I lay,

Leads to a life lived once more.

 

Death now looms as I am born anew,

Burdened with many stones long laid.

Reflections reveal the costs now due,

For this path of life I’ve made.

 

Please share with me what these words mean to you.

© February 15th, 2017

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