More Worth

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Peoples values are screwed today. Especially regarding others. No one is worth more.

 

Who decides the value
Of a beggar on the street
Or the Queen
Or President
Who decides
That a murderer
Is worse than 
The victim
Who decides a theif
Is worse than the greedy
Who decides that we are all less
Than Priceless
That every life isn't worth Saving
That a murderer should be put to death
For killing the man that raped his daughter
And got away
Who decided
That my life is more important than a murderers
But less important than the president
Am I any less than a human?
Is the murderer? 
Is the President more?
Who decided?


Submitted: April 20, 2012

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