Francis Duggan


Francis Duggan Poems

9121. You'Ve Lived For Seventy Years 8/23/2008
9122. You'Ve Travelled The Miles 7/6/2008
9123. Yvonne Delacy's Brainchild 4/30/2008
9124. Yvonne's Sixtieth Birthday 2/27/2008
9125. Zac 2/7/2008
9126. Zephyr Hart 2/17/2008
9127. Zinnedine Zidane 5/26/2008
9128. Zoo Lion 1/24/2008
Best Poem of Francis Duggan

Racism Is Around Me Everywhere

Of human ignorance I am almost in despair
For racism is around me everywhere
But like they say sheer ignorance is bliss
Just like Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss.

Some people carry their honour in a flag
And of their Nationality they brag
They feel superior and they differentiate
And against those who are different they discriminate.

So many people still judged by their race
For such there never ought to be a place
'A fair go' those untruthful words I do recall
There is no such a thing as a 'fair go for all'.

Though we live in a so called ...

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Old Stan

He's over forty years beyond his prime day
With silvery hair and gray hairs on his chest
And whilst most his age are sitting and relaxing
And giving their old weary bones a rest

He runs along the sea shore in his swim wear
The wrinkled old bloke with the deep suntan
But for his age he's fit and energetic
And there is still a lot of life in Stan.

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