The Tares and the Tears (Poem)

tankermone By tankermone, 4th Mar 2013 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/109wer2y/
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There is a deep sympathy for the falling of the American dream, and many feel it.

The Tares and the Tears

THE TARES AND THE TEARS

I floated across a vast land of golden wheat,
With occasional tares,
The wheat over time became thin and incomplete,
For we were caught in snares;

In centuries past, the whole world to us had turned,
And we supplied their wants,
But something got in the fields of wheat and had burned,
Giving us naught but haunts;

Alas, cry for the spoils of love which have fled!
And left us a bitter taste,
So, rue the day that the socialists were not bled,
And we never did haste!

PTR March 2, 2013

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America, Dream, Freedom, Golden, Oppression, Poem, Rhyme, Slavery, Sold-Out, Tares, Tears, Wheat

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author avatar tankermone
U.S.Army vet, father - three, gf - six. I write about everything, in poetry mostly. I served in Armor, laid cement, tied steel, laid pipe, worked retail, tutored and enjoy and love the United States!

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author avatar madugundurukmini
4th Mar 2013 (#)

golden wheat , what a poem!

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