I Guess I Am A Pessimist

I guess

I am a pess-

imist,

According to the schisms

And the rhythms

Of our times.

I don’t believe that evil

Will prevail

Over

Good

Forever;

Good and evil alternate –

Anger/humor,

Love and hate.

I define myself

Against the –ist and –ism,

And I find myself

A pessimist:

Valid as a

Pallid

Salad,

Edible but not delicious.

Maybe, just a bit nutritious

Observing the necessities of circumstance.

I Guess I Am A Pessimist 10.10.2015

Circling Round Reality; Our Times, Our Culture II;

Arlene Corwin

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