Poems and Poetry

Empires Could Fall | A Poem by Guy Farmer

He was adept at
Saying anything he
Needed to in order
To get whatever it
Was he felt he needed
At that particular moment.

People could perish,
Empires could fall,
But at least he
Was feeling great
At the expense of
Other human beings.

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