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  A BREED OF MISGUIDED BANKERS
by John W Townsend
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Rated "PG" by the Author.

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An ode to a breed of idiots


 

So long we bowed and scrapped to you

begged at your door

for money,

all the time you laughed at us

ripped us off

and you thought it was funny.

Sad breed of mis-guided bankers

your names will not

be remembered well,

indeed you will for many

be associated with Hell.

Into your pocket your bonus

and off to your Ivory Towers

soon the day will bite you

the day your guilt settles in,

when all of your offspring

share the bad name you have bought in.

Farewell you breed of mis-guided bankers

you dont smirk at us anymore,

it us the fools the taxpayers

that helped you back

but never no more.

 


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Reviewed by Jane Air 11/26/2009
Enjoyed this and very true.

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John W Townsend



PRINCESS BARE FOOT and THE TALES FROM TOGETHERLAND

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MR. RAZ EFIMME

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AS THICK AS TWO PLANKS OF WOOD

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Dribble

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