Ethnic Ways And Means
Poem About Upbringing Customs
In Sunday service, as I actively listen
to the sermon, a group of preteens
repeatedly siphon off my attention
through small antics all but serene.
Guardians of the active youth
exude a cool indifference
to the scene unfolding while Gospel truths
are being explored for deliverance.
This then sent me on a tangent
stream of thought about ways ethnicity