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We Are

April 13, 2010
By MusingsOfATeenageWriter SILVER, Harpenden, Other
MusingsOfATeenageWriter SILVER, Harpenden, Other
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Favorite Quote:
The entirety of the poem 'Invictus' (amongst many many more...)

We are all mortal.
We are breakable
And shakable
And mistakable.
But we are also able -
Able to make use of the breaths we have,
To know they have not yet been alloted
Or regulated.
They are our mortal breaths.
To do with what we will,
And what we can.
But what is the latter?
Than just a restraint of the human consciousness.
'What we can'.
We may as well just say,
Because yes, we are all mortal -
Breakable, shakeable and mistakable.
But we are also unbreakable, unshakable and unmistakably:

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Zolenz DIAMOND said...
on Jul. 18 2013 at 12:04 pm
Zolenz DIAMOND, Musquodoboit Harbour, NS, Other
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Favorite Quote:
The pain that have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
- Thomas Jefferson

This is exactly the idea i was trying to get out the other day. Except you did perfectly. Good job.