Do your best
Make us proud
You can do it

Print the alphabet
Get an A
Score a goal
Sing like an angel
Win a scholarship
Get a raise, better job

Achieve, win, success
Stress, stress, stress

Confidence building, or

Don’t mess up
Don’t let us down
Don’t lose

Competition rising
Self worth on the line
Joy draining
Anxiety building

The crippling anticipation of failure


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