He was intolerant, stubborn and stagnant;
Until he realised his views were all vacant.
He was a believer of blind prejudice;
Until he realised that it is all sheer injustice.
He used to discriminate against and abuse others,
Until he realised that he has no one to stand for him as a brother.
He used to hate the impoverished and ugly;
Until he realised it was him who was poor, repulsive and guilty.
He craved for approval and often felt dejected;
Until he realised that heroes grow mightier after being rejected.
He groaned at a symptom of a malady like a hypochondriac;
Until he realised that his will and science can do best for his comeback.
He thought that war and violence were natural;
Until he found it was easier to stay with others as a pal.
He stopped asking questions taking things are just what they are;