Treasure Island

Marlene Rashidi

(06/11/1996 / Lincoln, NE)

Work


A word with four letters,
Word the people mostly don't like to hear,
We were given the strength to work,
Strength from the Lord almighty,
Work until you sweat,
Work; for working is needed,
Work with less laziness,
Always know when work is needed,
We were born to be workers.

Submitted: Monday, October 10, 2011
Edited: Tuesday, October 11, 2011

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