Lack cuts like dull rusty razor,
leaves ugly wound, jagged edges.
Abundance alone heals nothing.
Forgiveness, trust, time work together
to heal poverty's injuries smooth,
Even then, faint silver scars remain.
This was written for Poets United Vice / Versa, a revived Poets United feature. We are challenged to use two sets of antonyms in our writing. The antonyms this time are jagged and smooth; lack and abundance.