G.R. Gaus

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Humility


I find it difficult, to meet this one,
My search has traveled far,
Well beneath the setting sun,
Seems the distance of a star.

Heard a story of one who knows,
Contentment is his guide,
Moving calmly, nothing slows,
His pace is kept inside.

They say his eyes burn with light,
Deep down, to the soul,
If he answer’s, it’s always right,
Patience made him whole.

A kindly smile upon his face,
As if I know him well,
Soft voice, filled with grace,
Magically casts his spell.

Must move along, with the wind,
Find him and proclaim,
I’ve come too far, to rescind,
Humility is his name.

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013

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This is a good word; all words should be as noble.

Comments about this poem (Humility by G.R. Gaus )

  • Veteran Poet - 3,181 Points Walterrean Salley (9/10/2014 8:25:00 PM)

    A kindly smile upon his face,
    As if I know him well,
    Soft voice, filled with grace,
    Magically casts his spell.

    Great take on life. A good goal to pursue and very rewarding. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,047 Points Valerie Dohren (4/5/2013 11:51:00 AM)

    If there was more humility in the world then the world would be a better place. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 27,070 Points Gajanan Mishra (4/5/2013 12:05:00 AM)

    good poem. I enjoyed it. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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