Bill Grace

Basic Humanity - Poem by Bill Grace

After presenting pens to the garbage men
and thanking them for what they do
I returned to bed and wife
And thought those fellows on that big truck are what I believe in
Basic Humanity - perhaps saints - but probably
No greater sinner than myself
Writing poetry in bed with a nice pen after getting the garbage out.

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  • (6/30/2007 9:36:00 AM)

    basic humanity, basic humility, and basic respect are quite lacking in our culture at present, particularly amongt the young. well done. x (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 30, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 17, 2011

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