How Can We Do Less?

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Opportunities for heroism
Presently abound
Gathered thick as fallen fruit
On our shifting ground

To lift a soul, to bring a smile
To help the weak, comfort a heart
To, every single one of us,
Find the way to do our part

So many now, so many to,
Reaching further are to bless
All the suffering they view —
How can we do less?

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Among us, poets are not paid. The poet/editor of this website, being physically disabled, lives at a fraction of her nation’s poverty level. Become a patron of the fine arts at: https://www.gofundme.com/are-you-a-patron-of-the-arts

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