By Scott Bailey © 2018

So the soldier walks alone
The origin
Of the species
Survival of the fittest
The strongest
The smartest

The origin
Of our success
Is cooperation
Working together
Against a goal

For a few measly coins
We forget the latter
And embrace the former
The species
Will find
Its end

Image from Pixabay

In response to my daily prompt Origin

#DailyPrompt, #amwriting, #postaday


Author: Scott Andrew Bailey

Scott Bailey is a freelance writer, author and blogger. His works include the dystopian novel “Mankind Limited”, Thirteen Tales – a collection of Ghost Stories and “A Spring of Dreams” collection of poetry. His blogging ranges across family articles, poetry and short stories and even the odd book or movie review.

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