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Tipping Point

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Tipping Point

What is the tipping point, between hate and love
Perhaps a kind word or a misplaced shove

One acts with kindness, another is mean
Try looking for good, where none has been seen

Respect for difference, not fearful disdain
If treated kindly, good feelings remain

Choices can be made, we can pick the path
Love is the answer, emerse in it's bath 




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  1. Date: 3/14/2013 6:40:00 AM
    Great flow and message...and I love that last line. Excellent poem on all points!

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/14/2013 7:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Caleb
  1. Date: 3/5/2013 6:44:00 PM
    Love your insight and understanding on love Rick. Hugs

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/6/2013 5:26:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Cecilia
  1. Date: 3/5/2013 10:46:00 AM
    Words of wisdom Richard. Love it! Hugs and luv, Gail

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/6/2013 5:27:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Gail.
  1. Date: 3/4/2013 5:21:00 PM
    Respecting each others differences, I love this...nice-poem Richard

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/4/2013 8:55:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Donna
  1. Date: 3/4/2013 3:11:00 PM
    this is amazing Richard, the last stanza, could stant on its own as a mission statement for life.

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/4/2013 8:55:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Harry
  1. Date: 3/4/2013 1:19:00 PM
    Richard I like this a lot...good message...David

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/4/2013 8:56:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks David