Rate this poem:(0.00 / 0 votes)

Forget, Forgive



Forget about who's right or wrong
Forgive yourself and others
Forget the "lyrics" of the song
Forgiveness hatred smothers

Forget about who's right or wrong
Forgive sisters and brothers
Forget the "wisdom" of the throng
Forgiveness kindness allures

Forget about who's right or wrong
Forgive fathers and mothers
Forget the "pressure" of the prong
Forgiveness vengeance covers

Forget about who's right or wrong
Forgive your friends and lovers
Forget the "blemish" of the strong
Forgiveness fondness assures
Font size:
 

Submitted on February 05, 2010

24 sec read
0 Views

Discuss this Wallace Dean LaBenne poem with the community:

0 Comments

    Translation

    Find a translation for this poem in other languages:

    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this poem to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Forget, Forgive" Poetry.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Oct. 2021. <https://www.poetry.com/poem/71689/forget,-forgive>.

    Become a member!

    Join our community of poets and poetry lovers to share your work and offer feedback and encouragement to writers all over the world!

    Browse Poetry.com

    Quiz

    Are you a poetry master?

    »
    Which of the following was the last to evolve?
    • A. Epic poetry
    • B. Invective
    • C. Tragedy
    • D. Dithyramb

    Our favorite collection of

    Famous Poets

    »