Be What You Are

Be good where you're at
People will love you at that
But don't say
If I were
Or if it was
Then you're on the shelf
Fooling yourself
Wherever you're at
Be good at that
You are not what that other person is
Cannot be good
At something you're not
Be who you are
And be good at it

By:  Roger Harkness

 
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