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Goodbye To Tolerance

Rating: 2.8
Genial poets, pink-faced
earnest wits—
you have given the world
some choice morsels,
gobbets of language presented
as one presents T-bone steak
and Cherries Jubilee.
Goodbye, goodbye,
I don’t care
if I never taste your fine food again,
neutral fellows, seers of every side.
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Edward Kofi Louis 19 August 2016
Choice morsels! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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Susan Williams 19 August 2016
Diatribes are known for their intolerance- - makes it difficult to tolerate them
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Ratnakar Mandlik 19 August 2016
then how our fanatic tears would flow and mingle for joy. an intriguing write, not easy to comprehend. Thanks for sharing.
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John Richter 19 August 2016
I don't know how this poem makes me feel. The narrator is certainly angry. And amidst some very powerful versus lay a bunch of tripe. For example, tolerance, what crimes have been committed in your name.... What a non-stop timeless phrase... But it's surrounded by crap like cherished worms of your dispassion.... I give it a B+
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