Sidi J. Mahtrow


Blood For Oil - A Reply - Poem by Sidi J. Mahtrow

And the alternative?
Those who as saprophytes live
Expecting others to sacrifice
So they can exist in deluded peace
But their being will be short lived
When no soldier's blood is spilled.

Democracy's enemies Will attack your home
Your peace of mind will vanish; gone!
What then will you say?
As freedom's lost in the fray.
Deniging justice as 'Blood for Oil'
Is popular for those who's hands are never soiled..


Comments about Blood For Oil - A Reply by Sidi J. Mahtrow

  • (8/29/2008 7:01:00 AM)


    enveloped in fine poetic expression
    bringing out today's issues common
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  • Malini Kadir (7/27/2007 10:03:00 PM)


    good poem! !
    and issues of world......into verse enthrall
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  • Richard Jarboe (11/4/2006 7:16:00 AM)


    It does appear blood drives up the price of oil and vice versa. Good poem, though. Richard (Report) Reply

  • (11/12/2005 9:51:00 AM)


    A citizen of the World, no doubt. Good effort. Thanks. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 12, 2005

Poem Edited: Saturday, November 12, 2005


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