Elizabeth Padillo Olesen


Sacred Election - Poem by Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

Sacred
sacred right,
the right to vote.

Sacred
sacred right
to be elected.

The people's votes are tallied
The best choice is declared.

Let no one manipulate the result
Let no one tamper the votes
Let no one buy people's votes
and strip the voters
their sacred right to choose.

Let this election
truly reflect
people's sacred rights.

___________________
November 6,2012


Comments about Sacred Election by Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

  • Elizabeth Padillo Olesen (11/12/2012 4:51:00 PM)

    Thanks, Kelvin, for responding. I wrote this on the eve of the US election. (Report)Reply

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  • Kelvin Owusu (11/10/2012 11:46:00 PM)

    A great reflection of what rights and freedom of speech and choice nice read (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 6, 2012



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