Hilarity

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God gave us hilarity

to stand at the gates

of sanity to keep out

insensitive sorrow

and poignant pain.

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And if mirth refuses

to bar gouging grief

or escalating anxiety,

at least hilarity

can disarm rue

and give hatred

a shiner.

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allets

11-13-16

1008a

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Author's Notes/Comments: 

A coping mechanism :) slc

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