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Alien Encounter

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Below is the poem entitled Alien Encounter which was written by poet Tom Higgins. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Alien Encounter

The likelihood of seeing,
a non terrestrial, intelligent, thinking being,
greeting you with a friendly wave,
and announcing that his name is Dave,
and asking you to take him to your leader.
Is about as possible as hearing,
that the day is actually nearing,
when equality and fairness,
replace the general, couldn't care less
attitude, which today is prevalent,
and which is really quite malevolent.
What do you think dear reader?

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  1. Date: 5/9/2012 6:24:00 PM
    Actually, I can see the encounter with an alien named Dave happening before a general level of equality and fairness within the human race....oh yeah, hands down lol. Thanks for the entertainment.

    Higgins Avatar Tom Higgins
    Date: 5/10/2012 12:39:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks for reading it Chris, I sometimes try to make a point! Tom
  1. Date: 5/9/2012 5:48:00 PM
    what this reader thinks is that you've written a delightful poem! very clever!

    Higgins Avatar Tom Higgins
    Date: 5/10/2012 12:40:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you for your time and your comment Ilene I am glad you like my poem. It has a serious point to it, but sometimes fun helps! Tom