Treasure Island

Monica Hinson

Let the Sun Shine

We pollute the water
We poison the land
We burn all our trees
For supply and demand

The sun won’t shine
And frankly, I don’t blame it
We screwed this world up
But we can still save it

We use nuclear attacks
And kill the human race
We wipe our whole cultures
Cuz we don’t like their face

The sun wants to shine
But it cannot bare
To watch us destroy ourselves
Without even a care

We need the sun
It’s our source of life
So don’t let the sun die
Because of our strife

Work it all out
I know you can do it
Don’t just kill, people
Try to work through it

Submitted: Thursday, February 05, 2009
Edited: Thursday, February 05, 2009

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  • ((Monty Hinson)) (2/6/2009 1:50:00 PM)

    Your poem adds real meaning to how important it is not to take for granted what we have. Our planet is our only home and should be treated with dignity and respect....
    Please keep up the good work your doing! (Smile)
    Monty Hinson
    skype; monty.hinson (Report) Reply

  • John Dohoney (2/5/2009 11:58:00 AM)

    this is excellent, I'm all for the environment and the stuff your talking about is so true (Report) Reply

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