Treasure Island

Mike Barrett

(June,1943 / Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada)

A Realization


He
Who believes
He is powerless
Is a weak man.

He
Who realizes
He is powerless
Is a powerful man!


© M. Barrett – all rights reserved

Submitted: Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 09, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

This poem was written in the early 1970's - I don't recall the date. I do remember that I was contemplating on the nature of power and realized, that in the highest sense, power is conferred - thus, this poem.

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