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Made to Wonder Why

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Made to Wonder Why

Birds sometimes nest in places
Not meant for them to be.
I suppose the same might then be said
For the likes of you and me. 

Landing twigs from nearby trees
And colorful strings less found;
While making homes from brick and stone 
We humans prefer the ground.

Not that clouds aren’t so enticing 
As wings in wide open sky;
Where birds were made for soaring there
And we’re made to wonder why.  

Copyright © Terrell Martin

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  1. Date: 3/15/2013 6:52:00 PM
    I like the comparisons...very insightful!

  1. Date: 3/15/2013 8:32:00 AM
    another gem! i like it very much...