Ted Sheridan

Ape Schadenfreude - Poem by Ted Sheridan

I found God as a child; then as a soldier,
a husband, a father and now as I approach
an end to my life in the jungle...it is not Darwin
but God,
who calms my innermost and primitive fear.

As a child I loved to go fishing after a summer shower
to catch the biggest rainbows....

2009 © T.S.

Comments about Ape Schadenfreude by Ted Sheridan

  • (4/13/2009 9:07:00 AM)

    I thought God had gone fishing.......zzzzzot zzzzzot ouch! Stop it God (Report) Reply

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  • (4/12/2009 4:08:00 PM)

    achieving calmness in the end is perfect success
    attributing to a higher power shows wisdom
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  • Akram Saqib (4/10/2009 9:23:00 AM)

    in good way darwinian theory used in poetical composition
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  • (4/6/2009 8:08:00 PM)

    I think you've chased rainbows all your life and didn't realise that you caught one and hung on it.Very nice, mellow poem! ! ! If you get a chance please read my new poem SPEAK OF LOVE.Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Olugbenga Ayoola (4/4/2009 1:46:00 PM)

    very nice peom, pls read life never tire by me (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 3, 2009

Poem Edited: Sunday, April 19, 2009

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