Ramona Thompson

Mens sana in corpore sano

Mens sana in corpore sano
A sound mind in a sound body
You may call me insane if you like
You may call me that name twice
However, you may not lead others to believe
No, no, no
I shall not allow you to make them believe it
Not for a day, hour or even a minute
Vile liar and rumor spreader
Cease all your creepy actions now
Unjust and uncalled for
Who are you?
Who do you believe yourself to be?
I ask
To serve yourself as my judge, jury and excutioner
That I know of
You are not my father, nor are you my mother, my brother or my sister
So why pray tell do you believe that you have the right?
The right to pour poison untrue and venmous into the ears of others about me
Me, one who has done you no harm
Me, one who will do you great harm indeed if thou does not stop
Shut and keep thy foul and lying mouth shut
Do we have an understanding?
If you have mens sana in corpore sano, then I believe we do
If you have not mens sana in corpore sano, then prepare oh foolish one
Prepare for the wrath from one in greater position and power than you who does
Yes, does indeed

2008 Ramona Thompson

Submitted: Friday, July 11, 2008

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

What do you think this poem is about?

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 (Mens sana in corpore sano by Ramona Thompson )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. A Bag of Old Photographs, Mikey Bachman
  2. Surrealistic Bagging, michael walkerjohn
  3. What at a Sunrise Ends, michael walkerjohn
  4. Les Collaborations de Vie, michael walkerjohn
  5. Only movement, hasmukh amathalal
  6. Thoughtful Succour, michael walkerjohn
  7. Wrapped In Silk, michael walkerjohn
  8. My Prayer, Clive Blake
  10. Creek of death!, SALINI NAIR

Poem of the Day

poet Edgar Allan Poe

"Seldom we find," says Solomon Don Dunce,
"Half an idea in the profoundest sonnet.
Through all the flimsy things we see at once
...... Read complete »


Member Poem

poet Carey York

Trending Poems

  1. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  2. An Enigma, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  6. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  7. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  8. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
  9. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  10. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]