shenita-etwarooTo Thine Own Self Be True
Animal Rights and Other Poetry By Shenita Etwaroo From All-Creatures.org

All of God's creatures have rights, a fact that most people don't seem to recognize. This includes both human and non-human animals, but not all of them can speak for themselves.

To Thine Own Self Be True
By Shenita Etwaroo

We live one life
Thatís all we get.
One chance to decide how we are going to live it.
 
Does anyone let you determine their life?
Does anyone let you make their decisions?
Should anyone be allowed to choose yours?
 
You may not agree with how others live.
You may not agree with how others feel.
But itís their choice.  Their decision.Their Life.
 
You DO get to control one person, though.

© Shenita Etwaroo


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