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I laugh so I won’t cry. 

It’s not a cover up, 

I must laugh or cry, or die!

Things are rough and tough.

We all do what it takes to get by.

Easy for some, hard as hell for others. 

Because of faith in God,

Laugh, don’t cry. 

Just don’t die on me.