Religion

June 6, 2010
By CaseyLeigh PLATINUM, Moraga, California
CaseyLeigh PLATINUM, Moraga, California
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Favorite Quote:
My wish, for you, is that this life becomes all that you want it to.


I am not my mother's.
She belongs to hard
wooden pews, in a
remorseless chapel




where
I have no place.
Her coercion is
relentless. The
sound of her voice




is
that of a sinner,
for she claims that
we are all evil,
all damned. But if




your
very soul is lost
to brimstone, why
bother to pursue the
impossible mercy of




god?



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on Sep. 29 2010 at 7:33 pm
Thesilentraven PLATINUM, Mableton, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
"il piu nell' uno," (according to Emerson, an Italian expression for beauty)

"Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality" ~Emily Dickinson

"The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain"
~Kahlil Gibran

A very interesting take on religion and well worded. I don't believe that all religion is like this, but you bring up good pooints in this great poem.


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