Eric Cockrell

Moral Fiber! - Poem by Eric Cockrell

true moral fiber...
is grounded in respect!
respect yourself!
respect the earth!
respect your neighbor!
(everyone is your neighbor)
respect the search for truth.
respect justice!
respect the rights of human beings
to be human beings!
respect the need of each and all!

living thus...
will not allow you to respect,
acts of injustice,
acts of ignorance,
acts of prejudice,
acts of greed!

be respect!

Comments about Moral Fiber! by Eric Cockrell

  • (4/2/2012 3:46:00 PM)

    A fantastic poem, a great write. (Report) Reply

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  • Rajendran Muthiah (4/2/2012 8:49:00 AM)

    The second stanza is the result of the life cultivated by the dictums said in the first stanza (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 2, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, April 2, 2012

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