Jeff Gangwer

Rookie - 274 Points (September 23,1984 / Hood River, Oregon)

"...quite capable of civility"


I watched Downfall—
Translated from Der Untergang—
This German movie where Bruno Ganz plays Adolf Hitler—
So much so that you forget you're watching a brilliant performance—
And I realized while watching that those who hate are also quite capable of civility

(I know I am)

Submitted: Monday, July 07, 2014

Topic of this poem: hate

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