Vive La Difference!

You have one dollar,
I have one dollar—
We swap.
Now you have my dollar,
And I have yours –
We are no better off.
 
You have an idea,
I have an idea,
We swap.
Now you have two ideas,
And I have two ideas.
See the difference?

©2022 Colcannon Metropolis, excerpt from “Thoughts on the Terrace on a Rainy Day”

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