douglas scotney

Silver Star - 3,821 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Abbot V Dawkins


Believers,
starting from statistics,
wrested power,
and, confounding statistics,
expanded the abbey:
you see, you're not smart from not believing,
you're smart from efficiency.

Non-believers don't agree,
but nevertheless believe statistics:
protection in the abbey
breeds stupidity.

Submitted: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Topic of this poem: belief


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