Avery Eglantine


Miriam Defensor Santiago


A tiger within a senator
She was loved, praised and adored
By studes like me, we stand afore
thine greatness Ms.Defensor

To her scripts and lines
To her principles
To her intelligent rhymes
that startle people

For fearless she bespoke of merely truth
Inspired not only thee but the youth
Indeed flamboyant personality thy hath
which leads man to the righteous path

Fight for what is right!
For thy open our sight
Defend the truth with courage
ne'er scared for keen thy edge

Beleaguer thine enemies
for they're inaniloquent and ephemeral
Forget the bariotics
For thine presence alone is fatal.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013

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