Robert Francis

(August 12, 1901 - July 13, 1987 / Pennsylvania / United States)

Fair And Unfair - Poem by Robert Francis

The beautiful is fair. The just is fair.
Yet one is commonplace and one is rare,
One everywhere, one scarcely anywhere.

So fair unfair a world. Had we the wit
To use the surplus for the deficit,
We'd make a fairer fairer world of it.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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