douglas scotney

Silver Star - 3,850 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

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The rampant pastime,
spending money making

more,
allows as little as possible of the difference
to be siphoned off
for spending on what doesn't make

more,
compassion,
the realm of the Dalai Lama,
who has been networking hard
to siphon off

more.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Topic of this poem: compassion


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