Eliot Buckner

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Eliot Buckner Poems

1. The Challenge 8/5/2013

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  • Jemima Rivas Jemima Rivas (8/5/2013 5:50:00 PM)

    heartfelt wonderful please keep writing :)

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The Challenge

Think of the challenges faced by all those others today.

As the sun set over Sierra Leone,
the mother to feed her child,
the challenges she will face tomorrow,

The onlooker from the slums over the rising new world metropolis,
as the views from Hampstead heath to the shard,
the short physical distance of many worlds.

The rich man,
gifted,
talented,
shrivelling his life away in his perfect rags to riches story.

A man is his by a car on a street in Dubai,
he will recover,
all humans do.
Learn to love or loathe?

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