Treasure Island

Terence G. Craddock

(Westport New Zealand)

Leaders Clowns In Ostrich Suits?


world leaders clowns in ostrich suits
still refusing to get feet wet spend on global warming
paramount prevention necessity supreme preeminent world threat
to humanity survival we can now not too late still do something about?

US President is giving away
Whitehouse seeds to Pope
English Queen is giving away
Estate preserves to Pope

so busy busy busy with protocoal rope
stage set action pose smile for cameras
never handed humanity a lifeline rope
flood coming open parasols or umbrellas?


Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Submitted: Monday, April 07, 2014
Edited: Monday, April 07, 2014

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Written in April 2014 on the 7.4.2014.
Split image from the poem 'Champagne Rain Pouring Down Throats? ' by Terence George Craddock.
Topic: Political Satire

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