Wallace Dean LaBenne

Never Gild The Lily

Professor, therapist, author and poet.






Never gild the lily.
Don't mess with the best.
If it is the apex simply let it crest.

Never gild the lily.
Don't mess with the chic.
If it is the zenith simply let it peak.

Never gild the lily.
Don't mess with the prize.
If it is the acme simply let it rise.

Never gild the lily.
Don't mess with the crop.
If it is the summit simply let it top.

Never gild the lily.
Don't mess with the grand.
If it is the climax simply let it stand.

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