Treasure Island

douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Remorse


Dishonorable behaviour,
Outwitting its opposite at the start,
should lead to an apology in light of events,
but as we aren't who we were when we did it,
must lead to remorse,
that feeling that we can never atone
for what we did
when we lacked moral sense.

Submitted: Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, January 08, 2014
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