Loke Kok yee


Quickie-Argument - Poem by Loke Kok yee

In an argument never push someone into a corner
The rules of engagement will no longer be adhered
It is like talking to a drunk who had too much beer
Reasoning will fail and it will end in violence severe

Topic(s) of this poem: life


Comments about Quickie-Argument by Loke Kok yee

  • Simone Inez Harriman (6/24/2017 4:51:00 PM)


    Now this is very true. Many arguments can be deescalated with body language, tone of voice, allowing options, some sort of compromise, or just walking away. Many arguments can escalate when people feel there is no other option than violence. (Report) Reply

    Loke Kok Yee (6/25/2017 1:06:00 AM)

    Such a great picture, had to write something on it, Thanks for reading Simone

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  • Melvina Germain (11/3/2015 1:45:00 PM)


    So true, if one can't win the battle, don't start the fight and none of us ought to be fighting anyway, life is far too short...Excellent poem (Report) Reply

  • Akhtar Jawad (11/3/2015 3:43:00 AM)


    An intelligent piece of advice............................. (Report) Reply

  • Sanjukta Nag (11/2/2015 1:34:00 AM)


    You are absolutely right and presented this truth in such a wonderful way.10 (Report) Reply

  • (11/1/2015 11:44:00 PM)


    good toch.. I'm so involved in your line... Thank you dear poet (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/1/2015 10:18:00 AM)


    Life swings in argument, so nicely and vividly depicted. I like it.....10 (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/1/2015 8:57:00 AM)


    Self defence or argument..........Life swings between them....Loved it Mr. Loke....Another 10+++ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 1, 2015

Poem Edited: Sunday, June 25, 2017


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