behold: the dream

behold: the dream that we had once

that every man would be a king,

and every woman, royal, back

when innocence was still a thing

 

among adults – it isn’t now;

the purple chrome is full of lead

from bullets sprayed by common folk

who live to see each other

dead

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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