Feign To Lead Us

Politics, Political, Election, Letters
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Who are these who would feign to lead us,

Letting tastes of power go to their heads?

Spouting policies just to please us,

But doing asinine things instead

They seek a moment – of fame in the sun

Before being plunged into the obscurity

From which they had come

Some remain deluded – thinking they are God’s gift

Drooling after the attention, for which they exist

Should we not show them pity, for their sad vanity?

 


 

Padre

 

 

 

Weekend Writing Prompt #178 – Asinine in 74 words

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