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Masters in Waiting

Updated on March 27, 2012
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Masters in Waiting

By Tony DeLorger © 2012


Our plight is set,

our direction expected,

yet we, the masters of illusion,

forge new worlds with every breath.

Our future is blank,

our imagination is bountiful,

yet we, the pilots of our lives,

refuse to take responsibility.

Our hearts are full,

our potential unlimited,

yet we, the doubters of life,

fear to surrender to love.

Our anger is great,

our judgements destructive,

yet we, the most imperfect beings,

cling to arrogance and hatred.

Our love is pure,

our forgiveness divine,

yet we, with the God seed within,

turn our backs on the righteous path.

Our time has come,

our opportunities waning,

yet we, in selfish thoughtlessness,

ignore the truth of our potential.

We can have everything...in the name of love.


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    • Tony DeLorger profile imageAUTHOR

      Tony DeLorger 

      6 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia

      Again, thanks for reading and taking the time to comment.

      Glad you enjoyed my words.

    • prasetio30 profile image

      prasetio30 

      6 years ago from malang-indonesia

      This was beautiful hub. So, I don't hesitate to give my vote. Thank you very much for writing. Rated up!

      Prasetio

    • ImKarn23 profile image

      Karen Silverman 

      6 years ago

      Sounds like a true fear of living, loving, and learning! Love is a beautiful thing - but one must first love themselves - and then be the Master's of their own destinies. True that, TonyDeLorger - my new friend! lol..(did you read my poem 'with friends like you..' and feel sorry for me? haha strangely - i'm ok with that! lol

    • Tony DeLorger profile imageAUTHOR

      Tony DeLorger 

      6 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia

      You are kind ImKarn; thanks for your support. fb friend request sent.

    • Tony DeLorger profile imageAUTHOR

      Tony DeLorger 

      6 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia

      Thanks again Debbie, glad you enjoyed it.

    • Deborah Brooks profile image

      Deborah Brooks Langford 

      6 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Oh the name of love...so beautiful i voted up..debbie

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