David Hines (hradzka) wrote,
David Hines
hradzka

APED: "history"

We wonder why the world declined
to act in nineteen thirty-nine,
or why it did, back in 'fourteen,
or now, or at points in between.
The truth is that they couldn't see,
just like we can't, what will be.
It's obvious, set down in text --
but no one knows what happens next.
Tags: a poem every day
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