Or Not

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The sun will warm

Again

Or far

Too hot.

The water that sustains

Will flood

Again

Or not.

The tenet that prevails

Remains:

This magic of a planet

To protect

We ought,

Or an ultimatum

Spurred by greed

With life as

Afterthought,

Will render what we

Know

And what we for our

Children hoped,

Into a disaster

We had let be

Bought.

 

 

 

For Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Ultimatum in 62 words

 

 

16 thoughts on “Or Not

    • Well, there’s room for the family stuff because in reality the day-to-day handling of small (or not so small) things that at times require an ultimatum are all still important … even as we face bigger issues that may hold the ultimate … um … ultimatum ….
      🙂 Great comment! Thank you!
      Na’ama

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