Adam and Me

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reflections on the cusp of a new century

Adam And Me


a drunken bum

or so say some

who cast me

with a cursory glance

but I'm a man of soul

as you well know

if you have given me half a chance

we are sinners all

since Adam's fall

we struggle

to grip our fate

in the outstretched hand

of a humbled man

you see

our most noble trait

thus I greet each brother

any one like an other

be he furry

or fowl

or man

this earth is my home

whether I stay put

or roam

I treat her

the best

that I can



April 1999



Submitted: February 16, 2019

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