On The Fourth of July

On the fourth of July,
He stops and has a beer
For his country —

To remember those who built it,

To recall the ideals on which
It was based,

And to reminisce about
What it was like when
It still housed something
Vaguely like

Humility

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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