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  I Am A Mystery Today
by J. Allen Wilson
Saturday, December 06, 2003


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Some know the answer already.


 

 I am rich to the extreme,


I can do, whatever I please.


And I have lived a life that


Only some men dream.


I take from the poor


And help my rich friend’s scheme.


I am a modern day Robin Hood,


With one tiny glitch.


 


For I lay not in wait,


From the poor from which I take,


I just storm their door


And take more and more.


 


Untold wealth have I


 and villainous glory is mine.


Someday you will see,


Of that which I partook


Was really a crime,


And if you examined me


You would truly see,


That I am in reality,


a crook.


 


However for now,


We will leave it at that.


For if I were to reveal too much,


I could not continue to grow fat.


Some of you know who I am


For I watch you everyday.


However,  at this time


I will not say,


For I wish to remain


A mystery.


 

J. Allen Wilson © 2003


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Reviewed by E T Waldron 12/7/2003
A great esoteric write Allen. I can only guess;-)!
Reviewed by jude forese 12/7/2003
an alluring, equivocal poem ...
Reviewed by Al Swanson (Reader) 12/7/2003
tht is pretty cool Allen, and I think you, but also IN IT, defines adequetly "the mystery". What is equally a mystery of course is onlookers, we constantly defning and redefining all in terms that make the best sense, al
Reviewed by George Carroll 12/7/2003
Wish I knew, I'd go get you, you villian
Reviewed by Rebekah Rosie Lang 12/7/2003
Intriguing write Allen! Excellent Mystery!
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/6/2003
Good mystery write.
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