Kenneth R. Thompson

(Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA)

Adversity Does Show Itself - Poem by Kenneth R. Thompson

To everyone in life;
Be it kings or princesses fair,
Adversity does strike.
When adversity does come,
Its worth to every heart
Is to purge out sin and dross
To offer life's new start.
With adversity the truth
About a man is known
As it shows him immature,
or, in God's way, full-grown.
Never should we simplify
Adversity's affect,
But it does bring out the worst,
Or shows we've passed its test!

Comments about Adversity Does Show Itself by Kenneth R. Thompson

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: truth, god, life, heart

Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

[Report Error]