Where have all the saints gone?

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Literary Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
This a short poem questioning an imperfect world.

Submitted: April 28, 2019

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Submitted: April 28, 2019

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Would that 
words never wore disguises
or found the need to lay on lying tongues
Would that
integrity still had the same cachet
and a straight path was the only one of its kind
Would that
being a person of substance was the norm
and not the exception
would that…would that…would that…sigh!

©Vivian Zems

 


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