Walterrean Salley

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It’s Okay to Rest


In a fast-paced world,
Trying to stay on top,
You push, push, push—
Push until you drop.

Trying to take advantage
Of every op—
Determined to let nothing
Hinder or stop.

You work, work, work;
Work up lots of stress.
But just remember—
It’s okay to rest.
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Submitted: Wednesday, March 02, 2011
Edited: Friday, March 04, 2011
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