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A Haiku - Nutshell

Updated on August 10, 2012

Getting to know the real other....

Core values are sometimes (most often) hidden.
Core values are sometimes (most often) hidden. | Source

Like the smooth nutshell,

The hard exterior hides

Man's inner values.


© 2012 Demas W. Jasper All rights reserved.


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      Demas W Jasper 5 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

      As the nut's outer shell protects its seed, so we also tend to protect our inner values by not exposing them until a "right time." It seem to be that we have learned to do that from past experiences.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Love comes from within. Sometimes we hide behind ourselves too much. Wonderful Haiku.