Those I’d Help

by Eric Chaet

Those I’d help
will take no help from me
& give me none—
they don’t believe
that they need help
they’re proud & deluded
they need help
& give me none—
& I need help.

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CEUX QUE J’AIDERAIS – Eric Chaet
traduction française – Josée Brewer

Ceux que j’aiderais
ne veulent pas de mon aide
& ne m’en donne pas
ils ne croient pas
qu’ils ont besoin d’aide
ils sont fiers et s’illusionnent
ils ont besoin d’aide
& ne m’en donne pas
& j’ai besoin d’aide.

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Picture: Rembrandt:
Self-Portrait as a Beggar

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Previously published in
The Moon Light of Corea
(South Korea).

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