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CHOICE

You, yet unborn, to a faith you belong
For the seed has a religion
And its temple is the womb

In death again, to a faith you return
Your lifeless body buried by your creed or burned
For death rites follow prescribed religion

But in life, you have a choice
Living life, guided by that inner voice
Of the god within: your conscience, guardian of terrestrial laws

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  1. Date: 11/9/2012 12:40:00 PM
    Insightful, Biting, Conscience is on an evolutionary fade....selfishness is touted as individualism.... A Tibetan lama told me the downfall of America is the absence of shame....conscience is it's relative Nice write....

  1. Date: 10/6/2012 2:28:00 PM
    Very tolerant... wonderful... Terry

  1. Date: 10/4/2012 6:04:00 AM
    Thanks

  1. Date: 10/4/2012 2:08:00 AM
    beautiful write