Treasure Island

Marites C. Cayetano

(Philippines)

Don't Walk Too Fast


Don't walk too fast
'cause I might be left behind
don't walk too slow either
'cause you might be left behind.

We are not in a race
I am not your contender...

So don't walk too fast
as if wanting to defeat me
and don't walk too slow either
as if wanting me to win.

Don't walk too fast
or to slow
but let's walk together
....side by side.

Submitted: Saturday, August 18, 2012

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