Place it upon your head,
assume a different pose –
tranquil yet radiating grace.
It’s an aura around a king;
never show doubt, never lose your dignity
beneath the crown or it will not fit.
Act like a king. A king esteems himself
and acts like he would want to be treated,
make yourself destined to wear a crown
Regal demeanor is a king’s entitlement
do not wait for a coronation;
the greatest emperors crown themselves.
Be a KING.
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