Gert Strydom

Veteran Poet - 1,498 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Just like you want to


If you stay away from work
just like you want to,
there is a price to pay for it
since no man lives without duty.

If you act in life
just like you want to
and do not consider others,
there is a price to pay for it
since no man lives alone.

If you say just
what you want to
and do not consider others,
there is a price to pay for it
and nobody will be your friend.

Submitted: Tuesday, June 02, 2009

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