Treasure Island

Ima Ryma


Founder of Sounder


Created equal are all men,
Endowed by certain rights by God -
Life and liberty wrote his pen,
Pursuit of happiness he jawed.
Thomas Jefferson, founder of
Using the words that formed the dream.
We the People should rise above
The history of human scheme.
Power of words still are today
Used to hide power of control.
The leaders still will ever say
Whatever keeps their power whole.

Not by words, but how one behaves -
Thomas Jefferson did own slaves.

Submitted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

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