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CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME
by Gerald J Tate

Friday, April 18, 2008
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
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This will be our downfall

With goverments like ours, we need no wars
Cause´we´re being destroyed from within
The immigrant population taking all these jobs
What is happening to our people is a sin

These factory owners rub their profit filled hands
They go up while the rest go down
So from this mixing bowl we watch dismayed
As they invade our every town

Our forefathers fought in two great wars
They believed they were dying for a cause
But if they could have seen what we see now
It would be a war that never was

These goverments need us, be sure of that
If they want to stay afloat
But we can beat them through the ballot box
When it comes our turn to vote

We really had fine countries once
But they´re giving them all away
Cause´the people coming in to work
Well they´re coming for to stay

I´ve nothing against them personally
Be they from Poland, Japan or Rome
But there´s a saying we all should recall
And its-CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME

 

 

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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 4/19/2008
And out of the ashes will arise a new beginning for all who survived through the struggles, well said...

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK 4/18/2008
YOU GOT THAT RIGHT....

For The Love Of Greed $ Mongering Corporate America=POLITICIANS...

TRASK
Reviewed by Barbara Smith 4/18/2008
Gerald, there's much truth in this writing, you've expressed your feelings and I know it makes you feel better to get it out.
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 4/18/2008
Beat 'em at the ballot box? That's a damn laugh . . . We elected the worms who are there now . . . It matters not which lying sonofabitch we vote for . . . Democrat or Republican . . . There ain't a dime's worth of difference to them . . . I wrote a book called "Margaret and David: A Love Story," which tell what this country is going to look like in the not too distant future . . . The book is listed here on AD if you want to take a look see . . . I'm sick of 'em all . . .
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/18/2008
well expressed sentiments--i agree and big problem with no clear easy solutions



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