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It Takes Two Hands



It takes two hands
to make a whole.
Yours grasping mine
to achieve the goal.
Human hearts to align.

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Invited to participate in a world friendship club, I was asked to write something parsimoniously expressed. This poem, “It Takes Two Hands,” was my spontaneous response.

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Written on October 17, 2021

Submitted by karlcfolkes on October 17, 2021

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Karl Constantine FOLKES

Retired educator of Jamaican ancestry with a lifelong interest in composing poetry dealing particularly with the metaphysics of self-reflection; completed a dissertation in Children’s Literature in 1995 at New York University entitled: An Analysis of Wilhelm Grimm’s “Dear Mili” Employing Von Franzian Methodological Processes. The subject of the dissertation concerned the process of Individuation. more…

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