Pray, don't find fault with the
man that limps
Or stumbles along the
Unless you have worn the shoes he
Or struggled beneath his
There may be tacks in his shoes
Though hidden away from view.
the burden he bears placed on your back
cause you to stumble too.
Don't sneer at the man who's down
Unless you have felt the blow
caused his fall or felt the shame
the fallen know.
You may be strong but still the
That was his if dealt to you
selfsame way, at the selfsame time
cause you to stagger too.
Don't be too harsh with the man
Or pelt him with word or
Unless you are sure - yea, doubly sure
That you have no sins of your
For you know, perhaps,
tempter's voice should whisper as soft to
As it did to him when he went
It might cause you to falter