What Do We Have That We Have Not Been Given?

Oh! Is there … shall there be genuine thanksgiving this year,
Or mere thanks-receiving, and self-congratulation from minds
Deceived in believing what is received was earned; ah! but this
Will be burned in the light of truth: We are but suppliants,
And each has her scar, or more, to wear; unseen cross to bear…

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2 thoughts on “What Do We Have That We Have Not Been Given?

  1. There to much that surrounds us
    Most of us have no filters
    To maintain our natural form of humanity
    If you are lucky enough
    You make space for yourself and sit quite
    As the rest of the world……….
    Sheldon

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