Treasure Island

matt dahan


Respect


Respect

Respect is not something you can ask for
It is something you expect.
Respect is not a given
It’s just a sign of regret.
Respect is not a mistake
Or something that can’t happen
It’s more of a delay on something that’s supposed to happen.
Respect is not a given or something you regret
Respect is something special something you will never forget

Submitted: Tuesday, July 08, 2008

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  • Tsira Goge (7/8/2008 11:50:00 PM)

    You write correctly. From respect it is possible to expect only fidelity.... matt.
    Thanks for fine the comment///
    Best wishes,
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