Gem of Mind
Let your words project
your feelings in a certain dialect.
Be as social as a bee,
trying its best to make some honey.
Be as strong as an ox,
using expressions to get through to a sneaky fox.
Use your words, never hit.
Talk it through when you have the time to sit.
Create a message that will remind
that you can always use the gem of mind.
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