Treasure Island

Nicholas Nikolov

(April.6,1988 / Toronto)

The Unheard Silent Protests


A little more than two decades of suffering,
The undoubtedly resilient people have recently been demanding
For a rest-of-the-civilized-world standard of living.
The mafia and criminal government must be exiting
Someday soon and announce that they are resigning;
These citizens for that length of time have been striving;
The blend of generations together desire in accomplishing
What generations past were unable to do. Like then, wanting
A better present for a greater future – desperately hoping
That the parliamentary manipulators’ hopeful surrendering
In the near months to come. Until this day, the marching
Will continue in its delightful theatrical carnival-like parading
Atmosphere – ever since the very start of this outstanding
Assuredly harmonious uproar, which is surely awe-inspiring
During the half-century days’ worth of throughout. Captivating
Themselves with their deceitful fallacies in misrepresenting
The truth in the eyes, minds, hearts and souls of
Much like the different faith-devoted bordering
Country in the southeast where the revolting
Is far more deadly and certainly more sporadic life-threatening
Clashes. The head honcho assumed that he was offending
His discontented Ataturk-sympathizers freedom-loving
Citizens. As they’ll be never stopping,
As their Slavic neighbours will continue chapulling.

Submitted: Wednesday, August 07, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 13, 2013

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In honour of the Bulgarian and a bit of the Turkish protests of this year.

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  • Ellias Anderson (8/9/2013 7:37:00 AM)

    This world needs humanity to survive. this world needs real changing. people should awake, they should see the truth, they should see the path of God. path of God is the path of salvation and humanity.
    well done dude (Report) Reply

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