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Good Day

Our Good is born in purity

As we awaken, each short day


This Good survives through struggles,

Tackles fears

Faces tests

Within the loud affray


The Good that always bounds along

In joy on gratitude

Throughout an optimistic Way.


But sometimes


Good is needlessly condemned;

Crucified by harmful thoughts

And in invasive words we say



Despite our best intentions,

Good must suffer, die;

To be entombed at deepest gloom


But the stone of stubborn skepticism can be rolled away

By kinder thoughts,

Gentler moods

In openness with tolerance,

To resurrect

Our Good in this short day


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