douglas scotney

Veteran Poet - 3,404 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Preference for the Not Preferred


Heaven's without preference, I heard,

and you get there,
according to the Word,
when you have the heart you get
when you're not preferred;

and you don't get there
with the one you get when you are.
As stated by the Word,
heaven's for the not preferred.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Topic of this poem: religion


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Romans 9: 19-24

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