Opposable Thumb

Opposable Thumb
Our love affair with our mind, which freed us.
But I remind you of this humble digit,

Which put us on our feet,
So our grasp could reach higher,

Freeing our mind
To consider the implications.

A-maze-ing Laughter
Sculpture by Yue Minjun
Denman & Davie
West End
Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2015