veeraiyah subbulakshmi

If You Throw Peanuts.. - Poem by veeraiyah subbulakshmi

Tax rebate,
subsidized fuel,
Hand outs,
of few hundreds,
subsidized food items,
stamps and welfare system.

In some other places,
Grinder, blender,
out dated black and white Tv,
mass produced defective,
electronics and electromechanics,
and pretentious concern,
at the last minute.


We are not monkeys,
to throw the peanuts at us.
We have the power,
at our finger.
If you, corrupt governments,
of the world,
do not decide our future,
that prosperous and healthy,
We will decide your future,
showing the exit and then,
the illegally acquired wealth,
may have to spend for your health.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about If You Throw Peanuts.. by veeraiyah subbulakshmi

  • Rookie - 197 Points Spiritual Seeker (3/14/2012 1:24:00 AM)

    Important universal message to leaders...and i like your last 2 lines...
    ''the illegally acquired wealth,
    may have to spend for your health.'' (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

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?

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 13, 2012

[Hata Bildir]