Some are destroyed that others can have life.
The fish that are bigger and faster seem
to have the advantage. The pond if rife
with examples of “might makes right.” This theme
repeats, though, with the smaller picking on
the smaller still, ’til microscopic consume
what dies on its own. This is how it’s gone
since The Beginning. Changing this would doom
this ecosystem, causing stagnancy.
Therefore, it is safe for us to assume
that death is part of how life needs to be.
Whether big or small, it is all the same
The victors and victims play the same game.
The complete cycle can be found by hovering over the The Elements – Sonnet Cycles tab up above, and then clicking on Water.