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White House Simple Thinkers

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I can see miserable men,
Putting their calloused hands
Inside huge trashcans,
Looking for their livelihood
In the era of covid-19: a brand new pestilence
But the White House staff cannot see what I see.

I can see juicy jugs jogging the streets slowly,
Waiting for a car horn and selling themselves to those,
Suffering from severe sex complex

But the White House staff cannot see what I see.
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White House Simple Thinkers
Saturday, October 17, 2020
Topic(s) of this poem: america,poetic expression,tragic
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
This poem is my passive reaction to US sanction against my country, Iran, which is causing many bitter problems not just for the government as White House authorities claim but for the people living around me and I see their sufferings almost everyday.
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Chinedu Dike 21 November 2020

Insightful and poignant rendition set aside for deep reflective thought. Thanks for sharing and do remain enriched.

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