emmanuel adjei agyare


REALITY


the rich get riher
the poor poorer
poorer than the previous time
like the punishment to a crime
the poor lament
while the rich comment
on the luxuries of life
leaving the poor with resentment rife

the rich, the poor envy
envy their glamour and money
ironically, the rich also long
for the simplicity that comes along
with the poor, humility
with what you have be content
rich or poor should not resent

Submitted: Monday, June 28, 2010

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