Lindsey Merritt

Comments about Lindsey Merritt

  • Sabrina Robinson (6/29/2012 4:01:00 AM)

    This poem is beautiful!

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.

The Measure Of A Man

Life is short.

It sounds extremely difficult to imagine, but compared to a geological timeline, our few decades here on this earth are mere seconds to the billions of years the universe has seen.

In life, we are candles, burning brightly above all the other snuffed out wicks suffocated by the suppressing hands over them.

If you start out tall then shrink down small, how is the life measured?

By the size?