April 15, 2012
Why so serious, life?
Why is it that life Is bent on teaching Us all the difficult stuff And especially patience? Were it not for life Who really needed The skills of courage Sacrifice or patience? Why do we overrate life And its lessons, and pay it Such a high price For success and happiness? Why hasn’t anyone asked life Why it is so sadistic, Such a miser, so glum – Why does it take itself so seriously? Why does no one question life About its biases? Is it fair Of life to pamper a few And always test, the rest of us? ***