Life's a constant battle - how you think is how you cope.
You can submit to hardship meekly or you can grab it by the throat.
You can take the things that can't be done and find a way they can.
It's what makes a girl a women and what makes a boy a man.
And the war is never over, some days are won while some are lost,
But its the fight that forges character and the result is worth the cost.
For if you find that strength within you can rise above the rest
And take pride in your achievements when you know