Treasure Island

Anders Lim


Respect


Respect each peer
Respect each foe more
Attributes stand next to your conscience’s core

Respect each night
Respect each day
Actions reveal your character in every way

Respect each creature
Respect each beast
Trust unveils truth hidden behind nature’s mist

Respect each cloud
Respect each grain of sand
Mercy will offer you her helping hand

Respect each color
Respect each race
Equality speaks only of mercy and grace

Respect each river
Respect each pond
Mother Nature conveys her great wonders and beyond

Walk into each day,
With your heart soaked in hope and joy
As day fades and night endures
Respect will never destroy

Submitted: Saturday, May 05, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, February 22, 2011

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  • john tiong chunghoo (4/4/2008 9:26:00 AM)

    i really love these lines, anders

    Walk into each day,
    With your heart soaked in hope and joy
    As day fades and night endures
    Respect will never destroy (Report) Reply

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