Treasure Island

yvonne campbell


Greed


Greed knows nothing about preservation
all is knows is pure elevation (with no guidance)
lies occur during this rise full of corruption
like a careless driver, greed hits a dead end

Greed, it may steal everything you just gave,
greed for power will start the worst war.
The guilt will last until the grave,
this is how people remember you

Greed will cause problems,
that's part of life
These are our emblems,
that will grow in our hearts, from a seed to a stem.

Submitted: Monday, February 03, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, February 04, 2014

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