Wrong

wrong, pride, arrogance, poetry, steven humphreys

Life

in its

trickery

has

a stealthy

way of

proving

you wrong

when you are

so cocksure

you were right

life humbles

the strongest

of men

whittling them

down

with a sharp

axe

were we  put here

to grow enough pride

ego

and arrogance

to fill an entire

auditorium

for the purpose

of it chopped

down like a sturdy oak

in front of an audience

of men

who neither

laugh

nor

drop a single tear?

yet

in the place

of the fallen

oak

sprouts

a

beautiful

sapling

which

grows

ever so slowly

someday

casting

its own

great

shadow

 

 

 

 

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Author: Steven Humphreys

I have long been married and currently write posts every day about health and wellness and poetry. I have authored several books currently for sale at the popular outlets. I hope you like my blog finding my articles informative as well as entertaining. Feel free to let me know what you think. You can read more 'about me' on this site. Thanks for stopping by!

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