Divided We Fall



Without shared values,
what can we do

Without shared values,
who can we be

The proof’s in the pudding,
the cream has gone sour

Our greatness now curdled
—our future most dour

(Villanova Pennsylvania: January, 2020)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on January 07, 2020

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Scheme Ab Ac xd bd c
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Characters 210
Words 36
Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 1

Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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