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Tom Higgins

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A Question Of Morality


Surprise! Surprise!
Another banker lies.
The people he robs
Of their wealth and jobs,
Are left to wonder,
to ask how they,
Have to, for years,
To continue to pay,
Whilst the high placed
Thieves walk away,
With the fruits of their
Deception and theft.
What does this tell us
About our world?
Is there any morality left?

Submitted: Thursday, June 28, 2012

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The predatory nature of Mother Earth's creatures.

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  • Rookie Theo Williams (6/28/2012 8:17:00 AM)

    WELL DONE! I really enjoyed that poem, short and concise! simplicity with elegance. Well written. Bravo


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