there may be criminals indeed there may be so we should reject everyone at our borders everyone pregnant women frightened children those persecuted and facing certain death in their homeland all for your fears you are indeed a most moral soul and a true example of the american dream
cold dark earth with death’s foul breath fills the earth’s lungs and children’s eyes war’s orphans buried beneath layers of hate and poison gas wine’s sampled by politicos while the children taste death’s brew
child staring as darkness falls fears soon begin as do the tears eyes searching the darkened cell hoping to find their parents’ eyes their crime was the search for freedom but freedom’s dead and buried
when no one heeds or reads the bible verses that shield the rich from the poor the battle will begin when forgiveness is nothing more than empty words doled out by the government the battle will begin when lies replace hope and children die away from their parents’ arms the battle will begin when the laughter of rich echos above the funeral dirge of fallen soldiers whose blood has filled their wine glass the battle will begin but since all these things are true then the battle has begun
it’s a free market those children torn from their parents’ arms are commodities made in the usa an adoption bonanza for sex slave dealers a business only interrupted briefly by public outrage but the media’s gone and public concern is on monday night football so dealers as you were did anyone really care about those black children murdered by the police when even the president says he could kill someone and the american public would forgive and forget no doubt with the claim of fake news so officers as you were oh and mentioning denials have you heard the one about where 15 saudi assassins enter a consulate and only they come out saying what murder but they have no fear for the path was clearly outlined by the us president whose outrage over the event has lasted as long as his tweets so assassins as you were and one cannot have such a verse without mentioning for you to forget the weekly target practice israeli soldiers take on palestinian children world outrage with a flurry of words but in the end soldiers as you were should i mention starving children here and abroad diseased ravaged bodies from war and natural worldwide disasters oh probably not your favorite podcast or roman colosseum type event is certainly due to begin so as you were
“As you were” is a standard military command. It means, literally, “[return] to your previous posture”.