Francis Duggan


Francis Duggan Poems

81. A Compulsive Rhymer 3/31/2016
82. A Confession 1/23/2008
83. A Contradiction 2/2/2008
84. A Cool But A Beautiful Evening In May 6/2/2009
85. A Cool Day In Late April 12/21/2016
86. A Cool Morning In December 3/2/2008
87. A Cool October Morning 10/3/2009
88. A Cool Spring Morning In Olinda 11/12/2008
89. A Coomlogane Christmas 2/9/2008
90. A Country Coastal Town 3/25/2009
91. A Cowardly Man 3/17/2008
92. A Cranky Octogenarian 8/9/2008
93. A Cranky Old Dear 7/11/2016
94. A Credit To Humanity 9/29/2008
95. A Crime Against Nature 5/30/2016
96. A Criminal Act Of Cowardice 10/28/2016
97. A Cruel Word 6/16/2008
98. A Cynical Person 6/27/2008
99. A Cynical Point Of View 1/15/2008
100. A Dangerous Man 2/6/2008
101. A Dangerous Sort Of Pride 4/1/2017
102. A Dangerous Type Of Man 1/10/2009
103. A Dapper Old Fellow 6/10/2008
104. A Day In Early August 5/29/2016
105. A Day In February 9/13/2016
106. A Day In July 2/22/2008
107. A Day In Late February 7/2/2016
108. A Day In Late March In The Moyne Shire 3/20/2017
109. A Day In Late November 6/7/2008
110. A Day In May 2/12/2008
111. A Day In Mid June In Duhallow 10/8/2016
112. A Day Like This 12/18/2016
113. A Day Of Rememberance 1/16/2016
114. A Day On Clara Hill 5/29/2008
115. A Day To Remember 2/18/2008
116. A Dead Magpie Lark 2/27/2008
117. A Deceased Migrant 11/17/2009
118. A December Day Near Warrnambool 11/20/2016
119. A Decorated Soldier 2/7/2017
120. A Descendant Of Edward Walsh 2/7/2008
Best Poem of Francis Duggan

Racism Is Around Me Everywhere

Of human ignorance I am almost in despair
For racism is around me everywhere
But like they say sheer ignorance is bliss
Just like Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss.

Some people carry their honour in a flag
And of their Nationality they brag
They feel superior and they differentiate
And against those who are different they discriminate.

So many people still judged by their race
For such there never ought to be a place
'A fair go' those untruthful words I do recall
There is no such a thing as a 'fair go for all'.

Though we live in a so called ...

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Old Stan

He's over forty years beyond his prime day
With silvery hair and gray hairs on his chest
And whilst most his age are sitting and relaxing
And giving their old weary bones a rest

He runs along the sea shore in his swim wear
The wrinkled old bloke with the deep suntan
But for his age he's fit and energetic
And there is still a lot of life in Stan.

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