Edgar Lee Masters

(23 August 1868 – 5 March 1950 / Kansas / United States)

Ace Shaw - Poem by Edgar Lee Masters

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I never saw any difference
Between playing cards for money
And selling real estate,
Practicing law, banking, or anything else.
For everything is chance.
Nevertheless
Seest thou a man diligent in business?
He shall stand before Kings!


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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