Marvin Brato Sr

Rookie - 5 Points (March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

' AIDS... Be Warned! '


Blight sex
may get you HIV,
Life is then shorten.

Submitted: Friday, July 31, 2009
Edited: Monday, June 25, 2012

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  • Rookie - 913 Points Susan Lacovara (1/17/2014 9:00:00 PM)

    In this day and age, least we not forget that HIV/AIDS is a disease, and not a disgrace. Where education fails, the death toll sails. So many lives already taken....globally...and there ARE true ways to avoid being put at risk...it is hard to believe we have come so far in battling such a rampant disease, and yet, have so very much further to go. (Report) Reply

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