Song Of Life?

Poem By Tom Higgins

If the god I don't believe in,
really made it all.
Why did he include death and illness,
yes why do these horrors fall,
on little children with no sin,
and many others who've done no wrong?
Surely if there was thought behind creation,
he'd have written lyrics for a much happier song!

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