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The Time Race

Day and night the man craved To be bigger than his neighbour To be richer than his brother To his eyes times move like a snail Tomorrow he wants today to become Racing against time Who has ever won? Harder he toiled Faster he ran Lesser he rested Thinner he grew Friends saw him lesser His wife kissed him lesser He thought he was winning His prize came; He sits on his throne now; Six feets under

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