Md. Asadullah

Veteran Poet - 3,575 Points (11th july)

Steel and Paper


If steel and paper are the only choice;
And your opinion you could freely voice.
If asked which is strongest of the two;
And you are given ample time to review.
Tell me, which of the two you will select?
Are you confident you will be correct?

One can learn so much from a fairy-tale.
Demon's strength could be in birds tail.
Foolish Arabs fear weapons of steel.
Keeping Dollars in pocket proud they feel.
For me weapons of steel are toys mere;
But with sight of Dollar I shiver with fear.

Submitted: Sunday, August 03, 2014
Edited: Sunday, August 10, 2014

Topic of this poem: political

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  • Gold Star - 10,855 Points Soulful Heart (8/4/2014 2:16:00 AM)

    absolutely correct....................similar to the poem 'Money madness ' by D.H. Lawrence...............agreed every word... (Report) Reply

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