Mary Frances Green
All that glitters is not gold,
That is what I have been told.
I've often wondered about that
And if, indeed,it is a fact.
I'm not convinced; I still don't know
But I can't just accept "I told you so."
Glitter surely catches the eye
Of many of those passing by.
Whether glitter is gold is really moot.
It suits some as a substitute.
It can cheer us up when we are sad.
Surely that is good and can't be bad.
A little glitter does not harm.
It's really no cause for alarm.
Sometimes we need what it provides;
Brightness and ...