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  • Breathe in the sun and touch the sky
    Set a smile on the lips and
    A fire in your eye.

    Drink in this life, minute by minute
    Smother your worn heart with laughter
    You’re going to pass this day,
    Only once -
    Be the glittering soul, that you are.
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