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At Humanity's Door

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At Humanity's Door

Without bias or malice then
the children that once we knew
mixed and met, with those others
who became different as we grew.

The language we all knew,
though in culture and hue
different. Apart separate we

dwelt; us here, them over there.
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Sunday, May 19, 2019
Topic(s) of this poem: racism,color,culture
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Douglas Scotney 28 May 2019

desire has something to do with it

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Adrian Flett 29 May 2019

You're so right Douglas, thanks for your comment

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Lyn Paul 28 May 2019

An excellent write with questions and answers we all ask and want. Thought provoking

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Adrian Flett 29 May 2019

Lyn, thank you for your interest and comments.

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Adrian Flett 29 May 2019

Lyn, thank you for your comments and interest.

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Edward Kofi Louis 28 May 2019

The goals we perceive! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Adrian, congratulations for being chosen!

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Dr Dillip K Swain 28 May 2019

Is it within us to hope to be/beings that do no evil or wrong/Are we meant to be model mortals where all will be equal, all belong....I find a great depth in this pragmatic expression! Many congratulations for this wonderful poem being chosen as Poem of The Day!

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Adrian Flett 01 June 2019

Thanks Dillip for those insights, glad you liked the poem

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Anil Kumar Panda 28 May 2019

Great poem on humanity, racism and cultures. Deserved to be poem of the day. Congrats.

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Adrian Flett 28 May 2019

Thanks Anil racism is a real problem

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Kumarmani Mahakul 28 May 2019

So where do we lay blame - religion, race, colour culture, language or just at humanity's door; excuses and failure to achieve lie there as we continue to explore......touching expressioj . Beautiful poem.

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Mahtab Bangalee 28 May 2019

beautiful humanitarian poem

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Adeeb Alfateh 28 May 2019

So where do we lay blame - religion, race, colour culture, language or just at humanity's door; excuses and failure to achieve lie there as we continue to explore. great quatrain poem great 10+++++++++++++++

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Castellenas John 28 May 2019

Humanity, a forgotten emotion. Powerful use of words.

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