A Gardener’s Question to God

Cynthia Reyes - Author

When you said we should love all your creatures

And I try – you know that I do

When you told us that we should love them

Did you mean mosquitoes too?

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God, you know I’m a kind sort of person

Hesitating to kill even an ant

But some insects are driving me crazy

And I wonder: is this what you want?

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You know how it hurts me to kill them

How I wince and regret such bad things

But please tell me why you made some creatures

Why on earth did you give them their wings?

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Take that Japanese beetle for instance

In fact, I implore you, please do

Cause that Japanese beetle’s created

Leafy holes big enough to see through

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God, those beetles will be my undoing

As they munch on our healthy green leaves

Did you see what they did to our garden

Do…

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2 responses to “A Gardener’s Question to God

  1. Oh I remember this one. Can you see my grin?

  2. I’m quite sure there is an exemption for mosquitoes.

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