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Philosophical Poems 2

Philosophical Poems 2

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Published by Nicholas Gordon
Philosophical poems selected from the popular poetry Web site, Poems for Free.
Philosophical poems selected from the popular poetry Web site, Poems for Free.

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Published by: Nicholas Gordon on May 20, 2009
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There are times the sea is sullen rage,
And all the wind can carry is despair.
The morning barely brightens the dark air,
And life is what no comfort can assuage.
There is pain too pure for any sage,
When breath is what precisely is not fair,
And hope seems hopelessly beyond repair,
Unlikely to recover much with age.
Ah, then, sweet child, know that you are loved
Simply for the glory of your being,
Regardless what you think or say or do!
This is a gift that cannot be removed,
A passion for a passion beyond seeing
That waits within the darkness just for you.

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NICHOLAS GORDON

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