The proper Aussie poet, Mr. Robert Murray Smith,
uses few words in messages; he goes to the pith***,
unlike this Yank poet, known here as Edwards, Bri.
Why is there such a difference? Hell if i know why!
***Pith (see definition: noun, # 2, below)
soft or spongy tissue in plants or animals, in particular.
spongy white tissue lining the rind of an orange, lemon, and other citrus fruits.
the spongy cellular tissue in the stems and branches of many higher plants.
the essence of something.
a book that he considered contained the pith of all his work
synonyms: essence, main point, fundamentals, heart, substance, nub, core, quintessence, crux, gist, meat, kernel, marrow, burden; informalnitty-gritty
the pith of the argument
forceful and concise expression.
he writes with a combination of pith and exactitude
synonyms: succinctness, conciseness, concision, pithiness, brevity; More
cogency, weight, depth, force
he writes with pith and exactitude
verb: pith; 3rd person present: piths; past tense: pithed; past participle: pithed; gerund or present participle: pithing
remove the pith from.
pierce or sever the spinal cord of (an animal) so as to kill or immobilize it.
Robert Murray Smith is a great poet and songs composer in English Literature. His poems are full of wisdoms, learnings, love, care, nature. His poems say of humans, creatures, love, values of sense, morality. He generally write pratical poems and songs. Most of his poems and songs are interesting, attracting, touching. I love his writings. May God bless him.