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ALL WAYS BY EXPENSE
by A PAX

Saturday, May 17, 2008
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ALL WAYS BY EXPENSE

Thru degrees of separation
We margin our desires
In order of importance
And trust the word of liars

From governments by clowns
And words said on TV
We're told that life is fine
And all is meant to be

We're urged to vote our choice
And mark our preference
And yet it matters not
For all weighs by expense

Pax
A
11/18/2005

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Reviewed by Jeff Mason 7/7/2008
There is much truth in your words Anita. Quite timely words also.
I am trying to be 'green.' Next car likely will be a hybrid.
Reviewed by William Haynes 5/19/2008
true, we are told not to worry, prices should rise until 2010 and then level off. However it's truly more world economics than politics.
Reviewed by Tactfully Naive 5/18/2008
We voters are viewed by polititians as dispensible economic units. We're asked to elect not so much a government but a political class of careerists into power for the next dollar pinching, people controlling, social deconstructionist term. Am I a cynic?

Regards
Dai
Reviewed by richard cederberg 5/18/2008
There is wisdom laced with cynicism in this that has been learned, it would appear, from experience. In my neck of the woods we can buy forty percent less with the dollar this year than last. Working hard, making more, and getting poorer. Is this still America? I hope you are well.
Reviewed by Edwin Larson 5/17/2008
Good write and true...a million just doesn't buy much anymore ;)
Reviewed by Jackie (Micke) Jinks 5/17/2008
I'm looking to the day latex is added to our paper money so it will
s-t-r-e-t-c-h easier! You've poetized many truths, Pax! Awakenings...
Blessings for Better Days ~~ Micke
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 5/17/2008
Gloomy, but also, unfortunately, true. We writers must continually remind the king he has no clothes, just a magnificent golden parachute when he does wrong.

Ron
Reviewed by Joyce Bowling 5/17/2008
A wise write my friend politics is a subject that brings up many thoughts, many ideas, reveals many secrets, and forms opinions by many! Well done my friend!
Blessings from Ky.
Joyce B.
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/17/2008
Not a truer statement has there ever been...e
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 5/17/2008
Politics, as usual: the rich get richer, the poor get ... well, you know ... and w h e r e. :( Don't even qualify for the tax rebate - would have been nice to buy some food!!!!!!! They don't care -

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :(
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 5/17/2008
From governments by clowns

How so sadly true.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 5/17/2008
I like this--so well said--



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