Darn Those Pesky Smudges

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Snap judgments
Rooted in
Finely honed
Intuition
Can be
Invaluable
In deciphering
Friend or foe
In a heartbeat.
The problem arises
When we fail to
Periodically
Wipe clean
Our perceptual lenses
Of the ever-present
Smudges
Of Personal bias
And prejudice.