Gert Strydom

Veteran Poet - 1,498 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

We Strive In All (Cavatina) Poem by Gert Strydom


We strive in all what we do and we are
somehow for truth,
for something to outlast our humanity,
our dwindling youth
in a world that is in constant decay
but each untruth
in our humanity is buried deep
while in life we yearn, learn, laugh, play and weep.

Submitted: Monday, January 20, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, January 21, 2014

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