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Weal of Fortune

Limelight can burn;it never heals,
no matter fame how good it feels -
succombing to excesses, worse,
resisting not temptation's curse.

Copyright © John Foster | Year Posted 2008


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  1. Date: 5/26/2016 7:35:00 PM

    John Foster, Enjoyed reading your thoughts and words today. *SKAT*