douglas scotney

Gold Star - 10,726 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Ba: Cviii: Philosophy - Poem by douglas scotney

Hardship says
“I know from where everything comes out
and ask you from here ‘What? ’ ”

There is no point in asking “Why? ”
as pride won’t hear a question;

therefore say “For you
I have doubt and cannot hear,
and for them
I see it is from I
that everything comes out.”

Topic(s) of this poem: philosophy

Poet's Notes about The Poem

LXXXII: Horreur sympathique

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, May 3, 2014

Poem Edited: Saturday, May 3, 2014

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