Empty Souls

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Editorial and Opinion  |  House: Booksie Classic

What's gone wrong, very wrong?

Something's missing in their souls
No thought or compassion for others
Selfish first, others last seems to be the way
Yet some refuse to or don't see
Ill wind blows, building to a gale,
To swamp us all, haunt us all,
Pillars in shifting sand, eroded base
Soon to topple and crush everyone
This trick of the light called democracy
Gone with the storm winds as if it never was

Submitted: May 23, 2021

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Excellent writing, Mike.

Sun, May 23rd, 2021 5:19pm


Thank you much, Hull

Sun, May 23rd, 2021 10:21am

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