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The Duke Don't Dance
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Attaining Perfection
by Delma Luben
Wednesday, October 08, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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 Though the golden temples
of philosophy were again to
rise, offering us sanction--

and the absolute acme of
human attainment, we'd not
earn the key to heaven...

 even with the cooperation
of science and religion--
and the blessing of angels.

 For even then, this world
of erring humanity wouldn't
advance to a perfect society.

 We will approach perfection
only when every human soul
is free, and war is history.

-- Delma Luben

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Reviewed by Laura Mckenzie 2/10/2009
Great insight and passion for knowing such truth to your strong in-depth words! I enjoyed your brilliant write! Laura :)
Reviewed by John Flanagan 10/8/2008
I like where this takes me and especially how it ends, such a true and positive conclusion.
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 10/8/2008

A wise poetic expression. "Attaining Perfection" shines.

I salute You, Poet.

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Donna Quesinberry 10/8/2008
Though the golden temples
of philosophy were again to
rise, offering us sanction--

and the absolute acme of
human attainment,

Very nice verse, thanks, ~D.
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