Danny Draper

(14 July 1963 / Kiama, New South Wales, Australia)

A message to proselytizers


Feebly, I have resisted a desire for public discourse on
Utterances of beliefs held sacred and private, and
Can't reason why I'd ever succumb to your
Kind entreats to enter commune,
Or abandon my ability to think for myself.
Friend, you have your old crusade, so
Finally, please just read between the lines.

Danny Draper 14/9/2012

Submitted: Thursday, September 13, 2012
Edited: Friday, September 14, 2012

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  • Rookie - 919 Points Kevin Patrick (1/15/2014 2:41:00 PM)

    LMFAO! Saw it INSTANTLY! Diane Hine might approve, a like minded mind Mr. Draper. well penned sir. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 800 Points Hans Vr (10/5/2012 12:02:00 AM)

    I personally think it is always interesting to read all different opinions and beliefs with a critical but oen mind. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,135 Points Valerie Dohren (9/14/2012 4:08:00 AM)

    Naughty, naughty - hope the PH police don't read between the lines, or should I say down the lines! ! Good though Danny. : -) (Report) Reply

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