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Faithfulness, Humility, Moderation



Faithfulness is the rock of trust
Assurance to confide
Anticipation without fear
A fortress to reside

Humility, no haughty pride
Source of modest restraint
The anchorage of all conceit
Terminus of complaint

Moderation is the balanced will
Sanctuary of changeless rest
Abstinence in the heat of wrath
Endowed in mortals blest

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Submitted on January 13, 2010

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