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
trickle down honesty and as necessary outright lies and denial there’s no need in respecting oaths sworn on a book regardless of its symbolism to society although such sentimental thinking is taught in schools it’s rarely practice in the real world we have to accept all the shades of black that define the world of politics people dying for the uncommon good is just how the rich get richer fantasies of freedom and justice for all are merely promotionals not to be taken seriously which most americans apparently have grown to accept given their voting record these days
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”.
boastful rhetoric as good as pt barnum’s spews forth from washington carnival cadences attracting and distracting american schmucks to and from the sideshow freaks freaks of every sort from congressional leaders to supreme court judges all the while the ringmaster clown with orange hair and skin provides ample subterfuge to relieve the nation of its wallet simple duplicity the flag being waved with one hand while the other does the deed necessary for personal and family gain oh inside the big top there are three rings of non stop entertainment encompassing the whole of government you’re free to enter all with the right pass but please note that some areas of the circus complex are restricted and have been marked with red lights to denote family living quarters