Post more comments

Ima Ryma


All Children Be Elite


The powered and monied elite
Protect their children best they can.
Oft security's not complete
Without an armed guard in the plan.
Most common folk do not begrudge
Protection that elite do buy.
Likewise, the elite should not judge
Anybody who is asking why
Some children get the good of gun,
While others get only the bad.
The elite preach what should be done,
But not their children - kind of sad!

Elites do what they want to do.
We the People love children too.

Submitted: Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (All Children Be Elite by Ima Ryma )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. 16, Jeanna Dentmon
  2. Individual merits are assessed carefully!, Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  3. 6 Word Memoirs, Margarita Kamal
  4. Home, A'isyah Razak
  5. Pray for that land, Nida Sofi
  6. My Pillow, Lilly Emery
  7. ziel, co the skipper
  8. What You Given Me, Lilly Emery
  9. Just Open Your Eyes, Ronell Warren Alman
  10. Margarita, Margarita Kamal

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Browning

After
by Robert Browning

Take the cloak from his face, and at first
Let the corpse do its worst!

How he lies in his rights of a man!
Death has done all death can.
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]