All But the Strongest

Snow obliterates all but the strongest,

those who can stand up to pressure,

shed icy grip

from a mind refined by practice.

These have seen it all,

and know the drill –

never bow to bullies,

never compromise  principles,

never ditch doctrine

when the world goes white.

All but the strongest will collide

with reality

and lose.

7 comments on “All But the Strongest

  1. Lori Lipsky says:

    Ah, terrific perspective. Thanks, Melody for opening my eyes up to such a scene.

  2. Caddo Veil says:

    This is especially meaningful today. Great work, Melody.

  3. Debbie says:

    Thank you for encouraging us through your poetry today, Melody! 🙂

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