Eric Cockrell

Like A Mask - Poem by Eric Cockrell

ignorant people
wear prejudice like a mask,
hiding their own fears
and insecurities.

it's not the color of skin,
but the color of a man's heart.
it's not religious beliefs,
or sexual orientation,

but the basic humanity of all men!

Comments about Like A Mask by Eric Cockrell

  • Captain Cur (5/25/2012 1:03:00 PM)

    The only time the mask is lifted it when they become the target.
    They lift the mask so everyone can hear them squeal.
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  • (5/22/2012 4:41:00 PM)

    So true, great insight to what these people are like, A great poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012

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