Nastiness v Happiness!!!

Nastiness v Happiness.
Nastiness v Happiness. | Source

Nastiness scowls come what may...................

Happiness plays brightly each day.................


Happiness so awesome

Oh yes full of beauty.............

Nastiness oh so mean

And yes oh so ugly................


One day Nastiness said

"I'll make you disappear........"

Happiness simply smiled

Her faith so very clear..................



Nastiness growled thunder

And slithers of lightening..............

While Happiness just shone

The whole world brightening................



Nastiness cried great floods

So trying his hardest................

Happiness shone brighter

It was not a contest..........



Nastiness blew rough gales

So very ferocious...........................

But Happiness smiled on

Her smile so luscious.........



Nastiness always scowled

In his mean spiteful way...............

Happiness warmed the world

Shining on each new day........................



Nastiness is weakening

As always a loser...................

Happiness so joyous

The world never prettier....................



Her smile simply glowing

As Nastiness melted...........

Happiness won her day

The world as she wanted.......



The moral of this is

To treat others kindly.................

Nasty ways never win

Be gentle and happy!!!!!!


Happiness wins.
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I hope you all enjoyed today's hub and here's to a great weekend for you all.

Eddy.

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Janine Huldie 4 years ago from New York, New York

Good morning Eddy. I couldn't agree more about you moral here of treating others kindly. My mother taught me as a child to treat others the way you would want to be treated and I try so hard to do just that. So your poem really spoke to me on that level. Of course I voted up and shared all over as always!!


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so much for this great message Janine ; I am so glad you enjoyed this hub and here's to so many more for us both to share on here.

Have a great day,

Eddy.


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LaThing 4 years ago from From a World Within, USA

Hi, Eddy! Beautifully put..... Clever words! Love the moral of the story :)

Voting up and awesome!


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SommerDalton 4 years ago

The contrast is brilliant! Loved this, voted up plus 2!


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billybuc 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

A little different for you my dear, and I loved it. I'll take happiness any old day of the week and twice on Sunday! :)

Have a happiness kind of weekend, Eddy, and thank you for being who you are.

billy


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SkeetyD 4 years ago from Barbados

Even before I read the end of this poem I was rooting for Happiness. She seems like such a lovely person! And I think I would enjoy her smile very much!


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pstraubie48 4 years ago from sunny Florida

Well said. Allowing happiness in turns each day into the vibrant colors as seen in the pictures at the end of the poem. A smile can even make Mr. Nasty change his attitude. Truly happy people exude the joy and it becomes contagious.

So glad I stopped by today, Eddy, to see what was happening here. I am never disappointed. Sending Angels your way...:) ps


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Lady_E 4 years ago from London, UK

Beautiful Poem.... kind of like light and darkness.

Thanks Eddy.


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BlossomSB 4 years ago from Victoria, Australia

Lovely poem. I don't know why, but it reminded me of 'There was a little girl Who had a little curl..' I hope you have a great weekend, too.


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LadyFiddler 4 years ago from Somewhere in the West

Your sure right Eddy we must treat all the same no matter race , colour, or hair etc. Yet in certain instances we may have to take a stand if it differs from God's word. For GOD loves all of us and so he expects the same for us to be kind, caring and sharing to each other.

Nastiness has taken over some but Happiness shall always prevail


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bravewarrior 4 years ago from Central Florida

May good always overcome evil, kindness over dastardliness and smiles over frowns. Wonderful message, Eddy!


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marcoujor 4 years ago from Jeffersonville PA

Interesting that you write nastiness as a man and happiness as a woman...

I do love the back and forth style where happiness rules...

Voted UP and ABI. Hugs, Maria


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btrbell 4 years ago from Mesa, AZ

eddy, that was great! I loved it! Have a wonderful, amazing weekend!


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shiningirisheyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

Eddy - This is a beautiful combination of symbolism and beauty, especially when reflected against the dark emotion and thunder associated with being so nasty. I envisioned Snow White versus The Mean Witch with the poisoned apple.


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web923 4 years ago from Twentynine Palms, California

Inspiring... Thanks that was a nice read... well done!


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AliciaC 4 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

I love this poem, Eddy! It's full of beautiful descriptions and symbolic meanings. Thank you for sharing the poem - I enjoyed it very much.


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Mhatter99 4 years ago from San Francisco

Congratulations, you managed a difficult concept masterfully.


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Life Iz Beautiful 4 years ago from India

Oh it is so lovely! I just loved it, it is so inspiring and it is exuding so much positive and vibrant energy. voted beautiful.


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Break of Dawn 4 years ago

I loved this! Beautiful and clever. Thank you for an inspiring and positive message.


Sunnie Day 4 years ago

Lovely Eddy and such a creative wonderful poem...I vote for happiness any day..Nastiness is always a loser and has no place in ones heart. Positive energy brings healing and that is what we should all strive for. Thank you for a great message..

Love you lots,

Sunnie


Vincent Moore 4 years ago

Very inspiring to read. I truly believe we can all make a difference each day by smiling and letting the sun shine into our hearts and souls. I fight nastiness daily and try to keep a smile on my face daily, it's not easy but I try. I to vote for happiness, I've had to much nastiness in my life, my days are growing shorter and I need to keep smiling and stay positive to. Thank you for assuring me with your positive energy Eddy. Hugs


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kashmir56 4 years ago from Massachusetts

I love the clever way you wrote this ! Well done !

Vote up and more !!!


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ImKarn23 4 years ago

you know i adore when good triumphs over evil...lol..each day we make choices...each day demands renewed strength and conviction to just...be happy..

Misery takes even MORE energy, me thinks...(me knows...)

perfect good morning poetry, Eddy..

Thank you.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much La Thing.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Your comment is so sincerely appreciated Sommer Dalton and here's to so many more hubs for us both to share on here,

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much Billy my dear friend. Enjoy your weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much SkeetyD and enjoy your weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Your kind and supportive comments pstraubie always mean more than I can say. Have a great weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you very much Lady_E for this great comment Have a wonderful weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Oh thank you so much for each and every kind and caring comment and here's to so many mote hubs for us both to share on here;

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you also LadyFiddler.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Oh bravewarrior your wonderfully supportive comments are so greatly appreciated and praise coming from a great writer as yourself is wonderful and such a boost.Take care and enjoy your weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you maria for taking the time to read and comment as always.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much indeed btrbell.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Your loyal following and great feedback is so appreciated shiningirisheyes.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much web923.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Each and every comment of yours is so sincere and supportive Alicia.Have awonderful weekend ..Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so much Mhatter.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

I am so glad you liked this one Life Iz Beautiful.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Oh Break of Dawn thank you so very much for your comment. Have a great weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

You words are always so kind and caring Sunnie. lthank you so much and enjoy your weekend..

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

I enjoyed creating this one kashmir and to know that others also enjoy doubles my pleasure.Take care and enjoy your weekend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

It is always great to see you've called by ImKarn ;your comments always so sincere and here's to so many more hubs for us both to share on here.Have a great weekend.

Eddy.


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acaetnna 4 years ago from Guildford

Very clever Eddy - beautiful as always. You are a master crafts - woman!


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flashmakeit 4 years ago from usa

Very pretty poem and it is true that nasty ways never win.


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ChristyWrites 4 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

Beautiful message here Eddy! I take happiness every time and it trumps nastiness. Vote up, sharing here, and sharing over on Twitter too.


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aykianink 4 years ago

Love the personification. Good stuff:-)


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aviannovice 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

This can almost be construed as sunshine and rain. Very beautifully done!


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CrisSp 4 years ago from Sky Is The Limit Adventure

First off, I like the drama on the photos. I like the way you play with the words. Brilliant!

Indeed, there's no room for nastiness!

Happiness always Eddy!


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Tank you so very much acaetnna;your praise so appreciated;have a wonderful day my dear friend.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much flashmakeit and here's to so many more hubs for us both to share on here.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

You comment so greatly appreciated ChristyWrites.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much aykiannink.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Your positive words are indeed so greatly appreciated aviannovice.

Eddy.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much Cris Sp your comment appreciated and have a great day.

Eddy.


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epigramman 4 years ago

...well I love your poetic dialogue here and I will take happiness anyday - and when we connect - you and I - there is always happiness and I thank you for that.

lake erie time ontario canada 8:45am Sending you warm wishes and good energy from a sunny morning here


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so much epi your words are so greatly appreciated.

Eddy.


Valleypoet 4 years ago

Inspiring and positive as always, you always bring a ray of sunshine with your work Eddy. Thanks for sharing:-))


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much Valleypoet and habe a great day.

Eddy.


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teaches12345 4 years ago

I need to keep this tacked somewhere as a reminder. Great words spoke and wise advice. IT is much better to be pleasant than to speak negatively, you may end up all alone!


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much teaches and I wish you a great day.

Eddy.


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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Voted up and awesome. This is just wonderful. Great pics and you're so right nastiness never got anyone anywhere. Let's keep on smiling. Passing this on.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much Gypsy and here's to so many more hubs for us both to share on here.

Eddy.


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cherylone 4 years ago from Connecticut

Eiddwen, great message. I love how you put in the context of people. Great job! Have a great weekend.


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much cherylone.Your comments are always greatly appreciated.

Eddy.


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Lord De Cross 4 years ago

You are so right with your philosophy Eddy. The world has been undermined by evil forces and by nature we all are prone to accept negativeness as a fact, unless we are really touched by beautiful souls or angels that pass us by. "Nasty ways never win,," and that is the best moral for all of us. Thanks my friend!


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

You are so welcome Lord and thank you so much for this wonderful comment. I wish you a great day and here's to so many more hubs for us both to share on here.

Eddy.


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bravewarrior 4 years ago from Central Florida

As my mother says, 'pretty is as pretty does'. The same goes for ugliness. I believe beauty and kindness of spirit overcomes when met with negativity. Negativity is only a force when it lacks a positive counterpart. That's not me and hopefully it's not anyone reading this awesome poem! Only the strong survive and I'm not done yet! Neither are you, Eddy; you've only just begun.....


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

I find it amazing that we think and feel so much alike ;I am noticing this more and more as time goes by.Your every commenst is always so appreciated.

Thank you so much my friend and here's to so many more for us both to share on here.

Have a wonderful weekend.

Eddy.

Eddy.


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grandmapearl 4 years ago from Southern Tier New York State

This was very skillfully done. Your energy and positive attitude shine through brilliantly. Voted Up and Awesome, my friend. Pearl


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you again Pearl and each and every comment of yours I can assure you is so appreciated.

Have a great day.

Eddy.


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picklesandrufus 3 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

What a great way to express a simple truth. Loved reading and feeling this hub. Vote way up!!


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Eiddwen 3 years ago from Wales Author

Thank you so very much pickles and I wish you a wonderful day. Lots of love from my little corner of Wales.

Eddy.

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