Speech – American Sentences

A politician speaks, everyone hears what they set out to hear.
A politician speaks, his country aches with the weight of promises.
A politician speaks to a body who shares in his duplicity.
A politician speaks, tomorrow we will rehash every last word.
A politician speaks, a soldier dies, a mother cries, rinse, repeat.


Filed under Poetry, Political, Politics

2 responses to “Speech – American Sentences

  1. Very timely. I’m sure we could all bring a line to this poem!

  2. Kaushika

    Remarkable for it’s accuracy. Espeacially the last line,it spoke to me. đŸ™‚

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