Maria C. Pires Costa


A Special Request


I have no time
To waste any longer.
I just want to live
Each day in wonder.
The past was glorious,
Exciting, challenging.
The present is different,
Has brought maturity, a new mission.
Other horizons inhabit the mind,
Inviting the soul to be serene, kind.
God has made a special request:
'Keep active, be helpful and positive,
Accept your plight every day you live
'cause the future always comes next...

(April 2010)

Submitted: Sunday, April 25, 2010

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  • Rookie Afzal Shauq (5/27/2010 2:40:00 PM)

    what a sweet way expressed requets is this..poetic and melodious style of request is knocking hearts even.. enough impressive..well done friend (Report) Reply

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