Nonsense in Allegory

Nonsense in Allegory

A Poem by Plagued Monumentally

If you seek through the eyes
of a believer
you will find the horizon somewhere
that a pessimistic won't
If you seek through the eyes 
of a golden retriever 
you will find that love can be found
If you weep through the eyes 
of a confused man
you will see images of his former life
and his despair is surely a scare
If you compete through the eyes
of a perfectionist
you will weep when you seek to 

© 2011 Plagued Monumentally

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Wow this is amazing, I had to favourite it.

Posted 10 Years Ago

Haha I love it! I'm still marvelling at the 2nd stanza!

Posted 10 Years Ago

Plagued Monumentally

10 Years Ago

Thank you
Wise yet fun (the part about the golden retriever) This shows the ability to empathize- you seem to understand all the points of view very well.

Posted 10 Years Ago

Seems like a wise write, with nice thoughts to it. I like how you did each stanza, the second I liked the most.

Posted 11 Years Ago

I love the way you look at all the different actions in this poem. The last one is a strong statement.

Posted 11 Years Ago

great poem, enough and complete!!!

Posted 11 Years Ago

I like the eyes of a Golden retriever. A animal will love you and be your friend forever. A lot of thoughts create by this poem. I believe best to be your self. Seek what you need and be content with your life. Thank you for the excellent poem.

Posted 11 Years Ago

Profound writing

Posted 11 Years Ago

I loved the last stanza. Nice poem.

Posted 11 Years Ago

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Added on December 25, 2011
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