Treasure Island

Ellirie Aviles


Don't if don't


Don't sow the seed
if you ne'er knew what fruit it'll bear
Don't raise an animal
if you ne'er knew into what it'll grow
Don't insist of going through
if you still hath the fear
Don't go through the trail,
if the the other end's unknown

Don't get into a room full of snakes
If you never had an antidote.
Don't grab an opportunity at stake
if you'll just cut your throat

Don't ever help
if it's against your will
Don't fool yourself
if you've hearts of steel

Not man, no concern, no sympathy
No commiserate, mere cruelty
If grown the way, so heartlessly
Please don't sow the seeds of apathy.

Submitted: Saturday, March 30, 2013

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