What Would It Profit

What Would It Profit

A Poem by sheila russ
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"What would it profit to gain the whole world and lose your soul?"

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What would it profit

For me to lose control

I wouldn't gain one thing

Only lose my soul

To be caught lost

In this all familiar state

Is a sure way to hell

And it's bound to seal my fate

So what would it profit

If I just laid down and died

Would it show my bravery

Or how I fought and tried

Life is filled with what if's

Consequences of a cause unfit

Only illusions to the conclusions

Again what would it profit

 


© 2009 sheila russ



Author's Note

sheila russ
What do we profit in this world we live in?....maybe you have the answers

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"Only illusions to the conclusions"
A great coincidental rhyme.

The Chinese commit suicide on the door steps
of the one's who have wronged them to shame
the whole family. It's considered noble.
Go figure?

I keep myself going through a sense of curiosity.

You write wonderfully!
Dr. Jack

p.s. See PM about the impostor on your friend's list.

Posted 8 Years Ago



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My name is Sheila Russ, writing is my passion and my goal is to oneday publish my writings. I also have other writings on here up under the same name sheila russ but somehow I couldn't log back into m.. more..

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