Uriah Hamilton

Delicate Beauty - Poem by Uriah Hamilton

Drunken mystics
Reveal simple truths
Like the fragility
Of child-like hearts;
But if you shun
Broken, street poets
For a penthouse view
And the Arts and Entertainment section
Of the Wall Street Journal,
You will never perceive
The delicate beauty
Of humanity in decline.

Comments about Delicate Beauty by Uriah Hamilton

  • (5/6/2006 8:46:00 AM)

    How true Uriah, Susie. (Report) Reply

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  • (5/1/2006 10:02:00 AM)

    I loved this Uriah.. delicate yet powerful!
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  • Ernestine Northover (4/20/2006 2:44:00 PM)

    How right you are Uriah, lets stay firmly on the ground, no penthouses for me! Very well written this one. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

  • (4/19/2006 7:51:00 PM)

    A poem penned by a fine poet and a great human being..

    Kindest regards,

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  • (4/19/2006 7:39:00 PM)

    The delicate beauty of humanity in decline - wow. Exquisite image. Nice one, Uriah. (Report) Reply

  • (4/19/2006 7:32:00 PM)

    very true and well-said!
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 19, 2006

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