Treasure Island

Alon Calinao Dy

(Samar, Philippines)

God's Gifts


God gave me a pen and a paper
To write.

God gave me knowledge
To share.

God gave me a loving heart
To forgive.

God gave me a new life
To be good.

God gave me a wonderful family
To love.

God gave me money
To spend wisely.

God gave me difficulties
To make me strong.

God gave me power
To condemn evil.

God gave me a great job
To nurse the sick.

God gives me everything
I want in my life.

Submitted: Sunday, February 17, 2013
Edited: Sunday, February 17, 2013

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