Morgan Michaels


Reason - Poem by Morgan Michaels

My dear, when people disagree with you
Must you conclude they dislike you?
That's irrational
And terribly self-indulgent.
Can people notlike you,
Your convictions, that is,
Yet be free to draw reasonable conclusions?
For people who think, that is, the un-distractable,
Diversity of thought is no different than diversity of culture.
But disagreement, dislike?
I think not
Such bundling subverts logic-
and subversion of logic
Is the only valid reason for dislike.

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Topic(s) of this poem: love


Comments about Reason by Morgan Michaels

  • Heather Wilkins (7/9/2013 11:43:00 PM)


    nice read sure people can like one another still disagree on certain things. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 5, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 5, 2017


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