Change Yourself

Change Yourself short poem

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“Are you a gentleman?”the old man asked,
“Of course,why not?”the gentleman calmly replied,
“Then change yourself and wear a different cloak of ungentlemanliness to survive in this darkness,”the old man advised the man.
Being surprised,the gentleman asked him,”What do you mean?”
The wise old man confidently said to him,”Try to be impolite and uncivil soon and behave like a brazen villain,
That’s how you can perfectly live like a king in this cruel realm.”
The gentleman nodded his head and murmured something incoherent,
Then he went away at a quiet pace.

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