my last post might have overstated
how our house appears;
i’m showing you a picture to
alleviate your fears

that i’m an evil rich man
with the stink of corporate taint;
i live here in this hovel,
which i think makes me a saint

yes, i’m a poor rice farmer,
and my needs are very few;
just grain to feed the oxen
and a few more ‘likes’
will do

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

2 thoughts on “overstated”

  1. I knew the indoor pool was a joke even before I saw the red alert … fool me once … 😀

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