RIC BASTASA


Man's Worth - Poem by RIC BASTASA

the measure of man's worth now
is not his face value
not his hectares of rice land
not his family name

it is his money in the bank
not even his integrity
not even the ugliness of his face
not even the horrors he sowed

can defeat that.


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 3, 2010



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