Is greatest good found in pleasure
Avoiding all that causes pain?
I wish so much this were true. Fain
Pursue this without a measure
But, an easy life, does it build
Character forged in crucibles
Of white hot flame? Deniable
That ease can purify our guild.
(C) 2017 David W. Palmer
My poem for the new prompt. What do you think, Sweetheart?