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26 April 2017


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Enjoying a second read.

This is a good finish.

"Like our fathers, we keep the tradition,
when for an axe they peddled our birthrights.
Now to give an X, we forfeit our rights,
so we can have trifles in our saucepans."

The last line may be improved:

Trade us trifles for those high positions.


Well crafted and perfectly timed.

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