Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


Recipe For Peace: Reality Check Poem by Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


The Question:

Would you fight for
your country?
If there was a war?

The Answer:

No I wouldn’t fight.


The Retort:

What sort of an attitude is that?
What would happen if everyone
had an attitude like that?

The Reply:

There would be no wars.


Emotional Overload: Body Language:

Controlled Breathing Pause Extending Indefinitely.
Mounting Anger of Suppressed Rage.
Reason verses Conflicted Emotions! Pause extending.

The Outburst: An admission:

But not everyone thinks like that!

Reasoned Response:

Yes. But if they did there would be no wars.


The Solution:

Silence. A simple recipe.
For true world peace.
There would be no wars.


See also two other variants of this theme, ‘Recipe For Peace’ and ‘Proposed – A Question! ’.
Copyright © Terence George Craddock
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Submitted: Saturday, May 01, 2010
Edited: Saturday, July 10, 2010

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