Dear Earthling

The globe you grip within your hand
comprises life and every land,
the future and all histories.

Your very breath can stir the seas!

Defend this world so others may
receive it as you do today.

Dear Earthling © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: July 5, 2021