LONG BEFORE THE GUNS AND TANKS.
the guns, the tanks,
or the bombs
and missiles extract their toll,
the despots in
a nation’s ranks --,
ethics in “Society’s Soul”.
conquer has always been the path
first step Tyranny must take-,
faith and reliance on God.
God is the
Parent Source of Integrity,
outlawed integrity dies,
the Code of Corruption is born,
greed, predation and lies.
the name of the law” -,
Law, is thus outlawed and rendered “moot”,
by a legal
brief, a law degree, a Black Robe
and a “frivolous
that politics, law and free enterprise -,
morphs into a Beast,
the powerless, disorganized masses become
and “fare for it’s feast”.
the Bridle of Moral Restraint”,
begins its march to decay.
declares “War on itself” -,
Predators are competing to prey.
the masses against themselves -,
then churning that conflict with litigation,
predators “pocket’s the spoils” --,
the masses --, in the Market Place,
in the Courts
-, and in the Congress of the nation.
peace, prosperity and unity -,
sabotaged by “greed triggered war”,
be no peace, prosperity and unity-,
struts in ---, through the “Back Door”!
Ivan L Fail
Sparta, MO © 2010