Learn More

Lawrence S. Pertillar

Bronze Star - 5,277 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

This Doing Done Is Far From Easy


Time, devotion, with a discipline given,
Has made a doing done look too easy.
And too many perceive this to believe.

Those unaccustomed to dedication,
Are the first to critique what another does.
With their shallow comments to deliver,
About 'how' what is done requires little effort.
And is not difficult at all if it is loved.

Although...
Anyone who has ever known love to keep,
Knows this doing done is far from easy.

Submitted: Sunday, February 16, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (This Doing Done Is Far From Easy by Lawrence S. Pertillar )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  2. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  3. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  4. Death is Nothing at All, Henry Scott Holland
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. A Life-Lesson, James Whitcomb Riley
  8. Christmas Trees, Robert Frost
  9. A Visit from St. Nicholas, Clement Clarke Moore
  10. A Song Of Despair, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too,
Are things of the long ago;
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]