Prayer for a Fallen Mentor

Humility’s a virtue with a zest
and disillusionment a grace
for the mighty of our race,
as thy merry eye for lameness
can attest.

From you I learned to keep my powder dry
to value patience on a wound
lest an innocent be ruined.
Now I read the morning paper
and reply.

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