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The Wisdom Of Solomon

An old and tattered Bible Is the crux of a dispute.
Bernice King has possession of what her brothers see as loot.
The book was dear to Doctor King thru trials and tribulations
And with him on the Selma march in the days that changed the nation.
To her; a priceless heirloom of King's Dream to equalize.
To her brothers it's an asset that they hope to monetize.
This book, signed by the President, is not a tawdry prize
to be bought by some collector and hid from others eyes.
So now there is a lawsuit and I hope the judge is wise
Wise as a modern Solomon in how he will decide.

This Bible is a legacy, inspired word and proof
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Monday, January 12, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: Religion
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The heirs of Dr. King go to court over possession of his Bible
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