Donald Justice

(12 August 1925 - 6 August 2004 / Miami / Florida)

Pantoum Of The Great Depression - Poem by Donald Justice

Our lives avoided tragedy
Simply by going on and on,
Without end and with little apparent meaning.
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Comments about Pantoum Of The Great Depression by Donald Justice

  • (1/9/2018 6:38:00 PM)

    I suffer from daid, and its a non physical pain, but oh so painful in my lonliness (Report)Reply

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  • Susan Williams (11/3/2015 1:07:00 PM)

    This is a stunning write about the deadening effects of the Great Depression and the way people endured and endured and endured (Report)Reply

    (9/25/2018 12:37:00 PM)

    I love your statement.

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (11/3/2015 6:56:00 AM)

    Depression leads to catastrophes! Nice work. (Report)Reply

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  • Seema Jayaraman (11/3/2015 2:55:00 AM)

    Deprivations created by the Great Depression expressed well here, the stoicism of the era gone by to absorb the lack of, but to keep a brave face and to share small joys and celebrations with neighbors. A good reminder how we can face great challenges. (Report)Reply

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