crayons and coffee dates.

Remember to stop, then drop and roll.
Don’t build mountains from a mole.
Don’t touch things when they are hot.
Never tattle when you are caught.

Close your mouth when you chew.
Don’t laugh at others different than you.
Share your things unbegrudgingly,
Hold hands with the eldest authority.

Button up when it’s cold outside.
Take criticisms all in stride.
Look both ways when you cross the street.
Make sure tied laces on both feet.

Cross your legs when down you sit.
Say please, thank you, and ask permit.
Be wary of all these hidden dangers,
and don’t give your heart to perfect strangers.


11 thoughts on “crayons and coffee dates.

      1. A good title is never too long. However I like your title and think it expresses some of the same sentiments (though I still use crayons; fingerpaints would have been my choice, except for the loss of alliteration 😉 )

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