Timothy Steele

(1948 / Vermont / United States)

Matthew 5:15 - Poem by Timothy Steele

Self-deprecating, you defer
In ways we're called on to admire:
Your lamp beneath a bushel, Sir,
Your object is to cause a fire

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 7, 2008

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