It’s Like Aesop Said (an Election Year Cautionary Tale) Poem by Marius

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August 13, 2016 by socialaction2014

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It’s Like Aesop Said (an Election Year Cautionary Tale)

Oh these silly frogs, all day long they cry

God tossed back His head, annoyed, with a sigh

They pray for a King and don’t want to be free

What shall I do for them, why can’t they see?

A King is a dangerous thing

To have or to be

An idea came to Him then, with a smile

Alright,alright, He shouted down to them, just wait a while

I’ll make you a ‘leader’, let this praying be shushed!

Now get out of the way, or else you’ll be crushed

From the high vaults of heaven, dropped the prodigious log

Crashing into the waters of the little frogs’ bog

It settled, all sturdy, a place in the sun

And the frogs all jumped up to sit, one by one

An evil-eyed pike cruised the shadows and pouted

I can’t get you…

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