Seen

This piece spoke to me in ways that I can’t fully convey.I guard closely the personal that is left of my “personal life”.
The stanza:
“Tread lightly all ye of the wicked forked tongue
Speak not of those less fortunate without knowing
Ignorance is only bliss to the blissful idiot
And an idiots words can cause cities to burn
Is the one that has perfectly captured how I feel about a specific situation that seems without end.
And so sharing these wise words…

JMC813

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Walk a mile in the shoes of the helpless

Feel how it feels to carry their burdens

Drag the heaviest realities to the waters edge

And watch them sink like a stone into the depths

Opinions formed through sheer ignorance

Can make a chip on the shoulder unbearable

Causing bricks and mortar to crumble away

Leaving only an unfeeling heart laid bare

Cast not the first stone of dismissive arrogance

As it will do more damage than ever imaginable

Casual remarks blister and burn when left unchecked

Leaving the truly innocent to beg the question “why”?

Tread lightly all ye of the wicked forked tongue

Speak not of those less fortunate without knowing

Ignorance is only bliss to the blissful idiot

And an idiots words can cause cities to burn

Words of shameful taunting or cruel intent

I pray shall never find my lips unguarded

 I have seen the light cast by those less…

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