Treasure Island

Karen GonzalezVidela


Never Wait


If today you feel like running,
Do not stay sited doing nothing.
If tomorrow you feel like smiling,
Do not let anything make you grimace.
If then you feel like eating,
Do not let anyone tell you fat.
If then you feel like traveling,
Do not just forget and miss your flight.
If today you feel like doing something,
Do not wait and do it tomorrow,
Though by then
You might change your mind.

Submitted: Saturday, August 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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Some people want to do something but think something might go wrong so they do not do it. If you want to do it and you have the chance: do not miss that opportunity! ! !

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  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (8/14/2013 6:56:00 PM)

    Do today and now what you wish to do. Tomorrow who knows what calamity occurs and what you wish to do is not done. You put the age old wisdom in simple and beautiful words. (Report) Reply

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