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  A Way Of Life
by William Bonilla
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
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A Way Of Life

The Tiller, tills his soil
He reaps what he saws
The merchant buys and sells
His good at will
The rich, gets richer
The poor stays poor.

The tax collector, collects taxes
The peons of what they own
The Fisherman
who feeds the village
Was made ďA Fisher of MenĒ
The rich, gets richer
The poor stays poor.

The King, is the King
His justice and reigns
The Healer heals
The dying dies
The rich gets richer
The poor stays poor
Nothing has changed
Itís just A Way Of Life.

By William Bonilla


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Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader)
Excellent writing as always.stay safe and well..Hugssssss
Reviewed by Walt Hardester
I have to go with Georg on this one, William.
Beautiful and insitghful.

Reviewed by Barbara Smith
Full of wisdom & truth! Loved it!
Reviewed by Kathy Armijo
This is a sad commentary on our society. I'm glad that many don't take the road to "oh, well," and try to make the world a better place. Or, at least that's what I hope.

Reviewed by Georg Mateos
WOW! WOW!! and WOW!!! where this one come from? and out of there and beyond excellence, this my brother is a gold nugget!!!
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter
But....the middle guy is still called "The backbone of this country!" I wonder why!
Reviewed by Morning Star
Wow this so much to ponder about
And I trully agreed with you William
That's life!
Excellent write and message within!!
Love Peace and hugssss....Morning Star
Reviewed by Christine Alwin
Much to think about after reading this,,We can always make changes to oneself, and hopefully come together,,, Enjoyed
Reviewed by Amber Moonstone
Yes this is so true..time to change things, but how, where, what, and when? Not a question, just know that you are definitely not alone in this way of thinking.
Peace, Love, and Light,
Amber "V"
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
I'm afrai you are right, William. Nothing seems to change. Sad but true. Thank you. Love and peace,

Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Nothing has changed
Itís just A Way Of Life.

And, it's getting worse, not better.
Reviewed by E T Waldron
You got that right William! Creative poem on the topic!

Reviewed by Ann Scarborough
It is too prevalent. You have to make a definite decision to change and then make it happen.
Great write D'Artagnan!
Reviewed by D Johnson
It's a way of life too many of us have accepted, then choose to do nothing about, so it's no wonder man has been wandering through life from the beginning. Someone has said that nothing changes in the human condition until we choose to change.

Very good and insightful write.

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