A Worthy Cause.

A Worthy Cause.

A Poem by kjsa

I am prepared to die, but there is no cause for which I am prepared to kill-Ghandi


Have you found a life worth fighting for?

A cause worthy of a hero's death?

Would you kill for a country

taking advantage of the meek,

or a saint from the street

with a hidden crooked tyrant's eye.

Would you die for your god

one that's never helped you,

or for none so you can rule

a bigoted self-centered cause.

Even in differences

we're all the same

ready to others lives

for a cause not of their own.

We must lay down

our lethal arms

renounce our human nature

embrace fellow humans.

In peace we'll find our

freedom, rights, and souls.

© 2013 kjsa

Author's Note

What is a cause you would fight for?

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I understand the feeling of wanting to fight for something. I know i would do anything and fight any odds on certain things.

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Added on January 8, 2012
Last Updated on April 28, 2013
Tags: Peace, War, Cause, God, Nationalism, Patriot




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