Minnie Gertz

(Cranston, Rhode Island, USA)

Happiness - Poem by Minnie Gertz

To enjoy what comes
Your way;
To set aside time for
To refrain from worry
When you can-
May help give you a
longer life span.
To be satisfied with
Your own lot;
To never envy what
others got;
To never compete when
You should relax;
To not complain when
You pay income tax;
To have fresh air and
Exercise each day-
All of which equal
Happiness, I'd say.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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