Trivial Things

we wail
about the weather

and the vagaries of aging,

or opinions of others
we find absurd,

but, very little time do we spend
on changing the things
we actually control:

the condition of our heart,
the malice in our thoughts,
or the comfort of others.

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One response to “Trivial Things

  1. An excellent thought: worth pursuing into my own life.

Some of what I write is true, some is fiction; most is merely possibility.

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