Treasure Island

Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Undetected Yet Implemented


Who but a withering few actually cares,
About correct and proper etiquette...
When everyone's privacy has been invaded,
To create a pretense with a scheming meant...
That a doing of this establishes security.
And a stronger defense intended to protect,
Interests of those secretly imposed...
By a snooping going on as people doze.

Who but a withering few,
Have not been affected by effective corruption.
With those few caring less how much they consume.
Or how they collect what information they get,
And/or from whom to further deplete wishes for peace...
To satisfy their dying evilness with fresh interpretations,
As a way a public 'trust' will feel safer in their places.
While a censorship goes undetected yet implemented.

Your privacy has long been non-existent.
However...
Feel free to maintain any delusion that you please.
Afterall,
Isn't it the truth you have been taught to fear?
And those who speak it offend the feeding of your feast.
Although decreasing your mind can not release from it.
Since an addiction resides fixed in your head and is permanent.

Submitted: Saturday, June 15, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 03, 2013

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 (Undetected Yet Implemented by Lawrence S. Pertillar )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Our Lewd Obscene and Vulgar Episodes, Hamid Vitalis
  2. Life, Anirudh Rawat
  3. If You Stop Loving Me, Fatima Nusairat
  4. Rain And The Shadows, Anirudh Rawat
  5. Beautiful Girl, Anirudh Rawat
  6. Someday, Ryan Telebwe
  7. The Stars so Bright, Glenn Boeckx
  8. Catch the Moon, Maya Hanson (mye3)
  9. I Could Not Find My Way Free, Shalom Freedman
  10. Sailstarred, Sandsifting, Seaweed Script.., Saiom Shriver

Poem of the Day

poet Rupert Brooke

If I should die, think only this of me:
That there's some corner of a foreign field
That is for ever England. There shall be
In that rich earth a richer dust concealed;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. If, Rudyard Kipling
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]