Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Comforted Redundance


A comforted redundance has come to restrict,
Progress and its intent to move humanity forward.
Since repeated conflicts and interests in them,
Prevents a success and those hoping the best...
Of a life to live jeopardizes their wishes.
Now that all focus is on decadence.
And anyone trying to escape from this,
Is scrutinized to perceive themselves...
To be seeking for them what they can not get.
Especially if it has not met with approval.

Submitted: Monday, September 23, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

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