Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 90,048 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Now Since Everyone Is Being Force To Pay - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

All the damage that has been done,
They did to themselves.
And all the warnings that came to them,
Whether told or shown...
Were ignored.
And this...
Was known.

Everyone who spoke against their misdeeds,
Were setup to appear to be misfits, fools...
And those no one should listen to,
Because they were crazy.

And now since everyone is being force to pay,
For 'mistakes' made...
Those misfits and fools and those crazy too,
Are apparently the ones...
Who have successfully devastated the life of everyone,
By their feeding of greed selfishly.
And today wish not to repay for a hole they dug deep.
To claim what they did to others is everyone's responsibility.

And they are completely out of their minds,
If they believe what they have done...
Can be blamed on someone else.
They created...
With eyes wide open,
Their dead end!


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 20, 2011


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