Stanley Cooper

Rookie - 20 Points (August 4th,1926 / New York City)

Shackled In Absolutes Poem by Stanley Cooper


Minds shackled in absolutes
Absolutely cause distress
When dogmatically resolute
And shackled to excess

Viewing the world in extremes
Logically de-railing
Structures irrational schemes
Illogically assailing

Reasoning dogmatically
Is patently unfeasible
Reasoning fanatically
Is patently unreasonable

Submitted: Thursday, April 27, 2006

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  • Rookie - 200 Points Ernestine Northover (4/27/2006 3:09:00 PM)

    Phew! Stanley, this is a real mind bender. What a super use of words, I had to take it real slow, but it was worth it. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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