Treasure Island

Joseph T. Renaldi

(Frackville, Pennsylvania)

Time Marches On


Time continues to march on
with all the trials and tribulations,
So live today as the last with joy,
and control the tempo of your speculations.

Time continues to march on
and the future is readily at hand,
So live today as if the last with hope.
Be patient and strive to understand.

Time continues to march on.
Profit from mistakes made in the past,
So live today as if the last with love,
as the following day's die is cast.

Time continues to march on.
Bear patiently and learn to abide.
So live today as if the last with peace,
and all of your advocates at your side.

Submitted: Friday, August 16, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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