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2010 Poetry Challenge

National Poetry Month



Ivor Hogg

Moral Cowardice

Should I regret or just forget.
The things Iíve done or left undone
Accumulative unpaid debt.
Part of the web the fates have spun.
The three weird sisters spin the thread
and weave into tapestry
Each thread is chosen carefully.
Though blind the sisters see ahead.
The future fate of everyone.
No one escapes what they decree.
What is to will come to be
All that you did or left undone.
So I pretend itís predestined
and just dismiss it from my mind.

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