Treasure Island

Abdul Wahab


>>>The Key


Striving for goodness
Clears the way of higher knowledge
While the insider devil blocks
And brings ego, lust and greed
The union of these demonic three
Spoiled and impure
Indulge in self destruction
By locking the doors
Of the house where soul lives
And declare that this world is meaningless
So that they can justify
To go after to satiate their sordid desires
By doing all heinous deeds
But the key to defeat them
Lies in dispelling the darkness of ignorance
By bringing in the light of awareness
And having knowledge that the house
We own made up with some dad and some good bricks

Submitted: Sunday, November 10, 2013
Edited: Monday, November 11, 2013

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  • Tribhawan Kaul (11/14/2013 2:30:00 AM)

    Yes, the key to defeat everything evil is to gain knowledge and awareness like building a house brick by brick. Excellent.10 (Report) Reply

  • Sallam Yassin (11/12/2013 2:24:00 PM)

    the key in the hand to keep the ghosts of dark
    out of the house
    where the soul reside / bright (Report) Reply

  • Sallam Yassin (11/12/2013 2:23:00 PM)

    the key in hand to keep the ghosts of dark
    out of the house
    where the soul reside in/ bright (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilkins (11/11/2013 6:39:00 AM)

    knowledge is the key to a successful life. there will always be negative forces working but we must resist them. a good write (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilkins (11/11/2013 6:25:00 AM)

    knowledge is the key to success in life. Negativity must be overcome. they will always exist but we must resist them. good thoughts (Report) Reply

  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (11/11/2013 4:46:00 AM)

    Negatives forces keep pulling back from striving for goodness. To attain goodness becomes a great achievement. Nice poem. Thank you. (Report) Reply

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