Saturday, 19 March 2016

Remembering, The Debt Owed (March 19, 2016)

As a child
I was taught
By my dad
To show respect
Towards all lifeforms.

Of what I thought
Of them.
It be
A weed plant
Or a pest insect.
In returning
The great gifts
That they provide
To us.

In the form
Of food
Or simple beauty
In our lives.

Our debt
To Mother Earth.

For sharing
Her creation
With us.

Without it
There wouldn't be

Therisa © 2016

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