Stan Petrovich

Rookie - 208 Points (10/27/1950 / Fort Riley, KS)

Greed, The Common Factor - Poem by Stan Petrovich

All that you clutch
You will lose:
You have to.
All that you think you own
Is not yours:
It must be lost
For it is a mere vision.
And then your hurt
-Yours-
Is real, is it not?
No decision.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 2, 2011

Poem Edited: Friday, June 3, 2011


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