“Compromise is a stalling between two fools.”
"Politics and governing demand compromise.”
“The body can endure compromise and the mind can be seduced by it. Only the heart protests. The heart. Carbon-based primitive in a silicon world. ”
“I can accept anything, except what seems to be the easiest for most people: the half-way, the almost, the just-about, the in-between.”― Ayn Rand
“Instead of either/or, I discovered a whole world of and.”
“Disagreement is part of being a person who has choices. One of those choices is to respect others and engage in intelligent conversation about differences of opinion without becoming enemies, eventually allowing us to move forward to compromise.”
― Ben Carson,
Midweek Motif ~ Compromise
Who can hold out the longest? and why?
What determines whether
a compromise feels
right or wrong?
Your Challenge: Write a new narrative poem about a situation in which participants reach(ed) compromise.
(Can you include dialogue?)