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A Why and Because
by Larry D Matthews
Saturday, October 06, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.
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We all wonder why !!! and if there is a because!!!


A Why and Because

Why do we care so much
Only to cry ?
Why do we strive so hard
Only to die ?

Why do we believe
When there is no proof ?
Why pray to God
Who seems so aloof ?

Why believe there’s a soul
We cannot see ?
Why believe in life after death
That cannot be ?

We care because
We do have a soul.
We strive because
Of our unknown goal.

We believe because
Our hearts tell us so.
We pray because
We need help so.

We believe there’s a soul
Because we feel it’s so
We believe in life after death
So we can let go.


God Bless

Luke

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Reviewed by Larry Matthews
Thanks Kathy,Hope all is well
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
Perhaps it's because we fear there's nothing else.

Ron
Reviewed by kathy grace (Reader)
Well put Larry, enjoy reading your poems...Kathy
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