Strength

Avatar Author: Nymphaea Rose Jeez, when I learned that Ficlets had returned I literally screamed at the top of my lungs. And it came up right at the perfect time: the beginning of summer! That's all I can really say right now....YAY!!! Oh! And I almo... Read Bio

To some
Strength is muscle
Brawn overcoming wit and cun
And lifting the largest weight.

Others feel
Strength is skill
In music or artwork of teal
And singing the highest note.

Then still
Strength is power
Much land for one to rule, get their fill
And banishing all that they please.

But the greatest strength
Is to live with a smile
Yet be hurting or dying inside, never docile

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  1. Avatar One Time, One Chance

    Very intense – I loved how you compared different people’s perspective of definition.
    And the last stanza, as well – good, inspiring ending.
    Great job!

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