Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


Price And Pride Of Status Earned


i have been watching people,
the way so many hurt others,
in a need to be special,
important, to have status,

happiness appreciation;
regardless of the cost
regardless of the pain
regardless of suffering

inflicted on others
in a demented race
to rise above agony
altar inscribed to humanity


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Submitted: Thursday, February 11, 2010
Edited: Sunday, July 31, 2011
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