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Monday Poetry Prompt: Virtue

This week let’s write a virtuous poem. Did you know there are seven heavenly virtues to match the seven deadly sins? I find the sins more interesting but you should still post a righteous poem in the comments below.

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14 thoughts on “Monday Poetry Prompt: Virtue

  1. I watched the movie “7”
    Of the ways to avoid heaven
    My popcorn was wasted
    It didn’t get tasted
    All this on a date
    With a good mate
    As we left we were reeling in laughter

    Liked by 1 person

    Posted by Lisa Tomey | October 2, 2020, 4:03 PM
  2. The Middle Finger to The Seven Virtues

    Temperance rivals with yolo
    Charity veils sinister corruption
    Chastity cops technicality in the arse
    Diligence finds no place in fast money
    Humility runs a mile from self promotion
    Patience means Amazon vs of Amazon Prime
    Kindness shies away from publicised name and shame

    Liked by 1 person

    Posted by Cassa Bassa | September 30, 2020, 5:12 PM
  3. In case anyone needs a reference, the seven virtues are: • humility, • liberality, • chastity, • abstinence, • patience, • kindness, • diligence

    There was a young girl who was kind
    Her videos she would rewind
    Technology never stays
    VCRs went away
    Now she’s old and she’s losing her mind

    Liked by 2 people

    Posted by JeanMarie | September 28, 2020, 3:10 PM

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