T (no first name) Wignesan


Copla Seis: This Bad Guy World


Politicians hatch decisions
After much show of bravado:
Innate cunning

First stage gets set through collusions
Actors then strut words with much glow:
Only miming

Wounded foot soldier falls with flag
Families pray and people pay:
Penthouse lords jive

Politicos salute their rag
« God Bless My Country », so they say:
« All the rest: Dive! »

Submitted: Friday, June 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, June 14, 2013
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(To be continued)

© T. Wignesan – Paris, 2013

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