Not Long Left

Rookie (17.05.1981 / The Molten Core)

'Why' - Poem by Not Long Left

The need for questioning
does not falter as we grow
older.
As a child may ask a mother
'why' is the sky blue'
We may ask
'why' do so many have to suffer.
The search is the same
only the subject changes.


Comments about 'Why' by Not Long Left

  • Ernestine Northover (4/4/2006 2:59:00 PM)


    A swell poem with a swell subject. Very well conceived. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 4, 2006

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 4, 2006


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