Paul David Low Alexander

Rookie (07 08 1972 / Reading)

Perfection - Poem by Paul David Low Alexander

Perfect is, as perfect was, as perfect shall always be,
Midst the dreams, or painted scenes, of an artist great indeed.

Perfect is, as perfect was, and still remains for me,
Obscurity steadfastly grasped in the hands of antiquity.

Perfect is, as perfect was, as perfect should have been,
Qualified with caveat, contents sold as seen.

Perfect is, as perfect was, as perfect is now at least
Long before, on foreign shore and forever out of reach.

Perfect is, as perfect was, alas, destined to be
No more than merest poem by someone as 'perfect' as me.

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  • (12/30/2008 4:23:00 AM)


    absolutely lovely! Fantastic to see that you know you are perfect (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 2, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, August 20, 2010


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