Treasure Island

Aishah Bibi


Tolerance!


oh tolerance, oh tolerance
we need you here,
can't you see were all in fear.

without tolerance,
it would be a bad place,
swearing, shouting what a disgrace.

i sit and think,
i wish the world could chage in a blink,
instead of shoving each other's head down the sink.

i swear i remember you once,
oh yeh your the one who blazed my face,
as i said the world's a disgrace.

oh tolerance, oh tolerance
we need you here,
cant you smell war's coming near,
can't you see were all in fear.

Submitted: Thursday, December 06, 2012
Edited: Saturday, December 08, 2012

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just sat down to think and this is what i wrote

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  • Tajudeen Shah (12/6/2012 10:22:00 PM)

    Dear Poet,
    Yes, Tolerance, we are in sore need!

    Many a millions been humiliated,
    Much more often mutilated.

    Boundless been wounded by rage.
    See! The shameful acts of this age!

    What we bards can do is a lot,
    By sharpening pens for a jot.

    When spiteful demons keep the hurt,
    Let us cause the tolerance sprout.

    I am in delights unfathomable, as your verses caused me to respond you quick.
    Keep penning well.
    Great Regards.
    Tajudeen Shaha
    (good i had clipped the content) seems network probz. (Report) Reply

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