Bakare Oluwagbenga Michael

Bronze Star - 2,273 Points (25/11/1988 / Lagos, Nigeria.)

Money! - Poem by Bakare Oluwagbenga Michael

More than just its look of propriety;
It fills the world with dreams of vanity;
Man cares for it with order of entity;
Stripping young and old of his dignity;
All lives fall for it like force of gravity;
Its absence on ground deprives work of alacrity;
It seems to our leaders as the supreme utility;
Aiding corruption with ultimate sovereignty;
Making the fools forget their sense of civility;
Painting saints with much mediocrity;
Such is the spell casted upon humanity;
Money! The root of all insanity...

Topic(s) of this poem: money

Comments about Money! by Bakare Oluwagbenga Michael

  • G. Akanji Olaniyi (9/5/2015 10:32:00 PM)

    This is splendid! It is very suitable for the situation on ground over here! Nice work! ! ! (Report) Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (9/5/2015 3:47:00 AM)

    Sublime.....Money! The root of all insanity...... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 5, 2015

Poem Edited: Saturday, September 5, 2015

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