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Man of the World
by Peter Paton
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" Shall I tell you about my life
They say I'm a man of the world "

                                 Peter Green

 

.............................................................

Man of the World

 

My Way is the Art of no Style

Never telegraph your moves

Have complete confidence

In your own abilities

Brook no fear or anxiety

Complete your missions

With zeal and enthusiasm

Knowing full well

That you will succeed

 

Realise it well and true

You are the architect

Of your own life and future

Held in Providence's hands

You can never ever fail

Let me tell you this

Perspectives will change

But you will

Remain as you are

 

Be true to yourself alone

Cling to nothing

Of this world

All will dissipate

And dissapear

Except your very soul

Consider it now

You have the seeds

Of success in your own hands

 

Be gentle in everything

Use the smooth handle

To solve all situations

Indomitable spirit overcomes

Every problem and puzzle

And remember finally

He and she travels lightly

Who travel with God's Grace

 

Copyright by Peter Paton 2006
Man of the World

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Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
So perfectly true. Yup you have fire in your bones.
Reviewed by Kate Burnside
I am really enjoying these your didactic desiderata writes, Peter. They put fire in the belly and steel into the backbone - as well as vision in the mind. Love the finale: "He and she travels lightly Who travel with God's Grace"... Branson's finally sold out, has he?! Bout time! :)) LOL K xx
Reviewed by Rose L
Peter Green, Peter Green!!!!! I LOVE Peter Green!!

Great write and we are indeed the architects of our life.

Happy New Year my friend!

Peace,

~Rose~
Reviewed by jude forese
"You are the architect
Of your own life and future ..."

the quintessence of this spirited poem ...
Reviewed by Michelle Mills
How beautiful Peter! Truly inspiring, and such great wisdom. Michelle
Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK
Unique, Different Done Good,i.e. Be True to Yourself...

Thank You Your Comments.

TRASK
Reviewed by Lori Moore
Wonderful inspiration. Great poetry.
Reviewed by Paul Williams
A wisely inspired write Peter.

Paul;-)
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Be true to yourself alone

And that truly is the best way to live, Peter.
Reviewed by Sage Sweetwater
Link these lines all together and they = the easiest and happiest way to spiritual everyday living = an interconnection with success. Thanks for the inspiration today and always, Peter!

Sage
Reviewed by George Carroll
Without God's grace we are lost in a maze without hope of escape. Well done Peter, good sound advice.
Reviewed by J M
Very inspiring poetry this is so motivational offers a briefcase of wisdom words and action instructions to boot. You have penned an atomic piece for one to lay hold of their own destinations. Thank you for sharing such a well thought poem. Taking notes worthy the flight.

Joselyn
Reviewed by Carmen Ruggero
Inspired and inspiring, indeed. Thank you for sharing your words with us.

Carmen :-)
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Absolutely beautiful Peter!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Totally terrific motivational poem Peter! This is an inspired beauty!
Thanks for sharing your wisdom!

Love,
Eileen
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie
Absolutely beautiful Peter, so many wonderful lines and such a wise message to us all!

Reindeer
Reviewed by Sue Hess
you got that right!
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