Marvin Brato Sr

(March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

'Golden Rule'


Knowing a loved-one feels sad,
also breaks my heart so bad.
At times when I determined,
it is me that caused her pain.

Knowing a sweetheart cries,
also hurt my ego which tries
to comfort her furtive sorrow;
I must act now not tomorrow.

Knowing I am not quite perfect,
committing mistakes being imperfect.
The only way to hold my beloved to stay,
is to love her the same degree as she loves me!

Submitted: Sunday, July 14, 2013
Edited: Monday, July 15, 2013

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