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Power Corrupts And Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely

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Once in jungle a rat was very frightened by a cat
Somehow it escaped from the attack,
There the rat met a Saint and prayed
To be a large cat,
So, it was turned into a cat
And it began to kill rats,
But dogs often used to chase it,
Being unhappy it prayed to be a mighty dog,
So it was then turned into a big dog
And it began to torture the cats,

But tigers began to chase it
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Thursday, August 23, 2018
Topic(s) of this poem: evil,ill,poem,power
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
The title is taken from Political Studies, and the poem is composed with the help of rural myth.
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Kumarmani Mahakul 24 August 2018

The story inscribed here is an interesting instant for power corrupts. A beautiful didactic poem so nicely and touchingly delineated. Thanks for sharing.10

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Great Poem 23 August 2018

Power is such, so we need pure democracy for peaceful life, it is a great poem

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