The Power of Words

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Don’t judge the depth of a river
by the amount of ripples it
has on the surface
Don’t judge a woman by
her looks, her decision
or chosen words
Don’t say things
you’re not meant
from your heart
For sorry is only a delayed regret
and when it comes
there’s no stopping it

 

 

A poem that was inspired by Maya Angelou’s quote and was originally published in January 2016.

 

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