Persian Nightingale

Golden Mean

Greed, pride, envy, dishonesty and lust
Contentment, modesty, honesty and trust
All are good in their own place
Golden mean is the life's base


Submitted: Monday, June 16, 2008
Edited: Friday, June 20, 2008

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  • Rookie - 42 Points Thad Wilk (6/16/2008 6:57:00 PM)

    Ahh powerful and well executed Shiraz! A pleasure to read indeed! ! *10*! !
    Best regards, Friend Thad (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points Rani Turton (6/16/2008 3:49:00 AM)

    Finding the mean is what is difficult for so many...thanks so much for this poem and its wisdom. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points Lynda Robson (6/16/2008 3:42:00 AM)

    Each emotion you mention here has as you say it's place in life, a very deep profound write, well penned,
    Lynda xx (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points M M (6/16/2008 1:50:00 AM)

    Very interesting combination of what seems contraries at first sight...
    Deep poem... The contraction of the thought through few lines creates, as usual in your poems, an intensified effect.
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