Poetry

The Jordanian Pilot

The Jordanian Pilot

 

Pick up sticks, you f…en pr..ks,

You burn a live, livable man to death in a cage

And show him off like torture is all the rage.

 

Maybe some of our joke waterboarding

Could have put him out.

The liberals shed tears for a dunk.

Ya thunk, they might mourn a man on fire.

Progressives make me sick and tired.

 

A brave Jordanian pilot becomes charcoal

While our cowardly president

Lets terrorists pass Gitmo and Go like in Monopoly

 

Then cowers beneath the Oval Office desk

And blesses Muslims like they are peaceful,

The best,

And brags about how he loved the sunset call

To prayer at the mosque.

 

Obama  won’t name Radical Islam

Because naming is definition and he doesn’t want

To be named an accidental traitor

 

Or on purpose or with devious intention;

Doesn’t matter

He is the Mad Hatter running from the Queen of Hearts

Who he won’t admit decapitates us while

 

Obama eats tarts in the White House and feeds the poor

Food stamps that he steals from people with earned envelopes

And real jobs.

 

Back to the Jordanian pilot.

Obama pretended he ended the war in Iraq by pulling out

The troops which opened the door for Isis

And closed the fiery cage on Maaz al-Kassasbeh.

Our President fails us each and every day.

Obama’s fiery rhetoric is the match that lights the pilot

On fire.

He inspires the enemy and executive orders us to death.

We don’t want speeches but the pilot’s breath back in this world.

The views expressed in this opinion article are solely those of their author and are not necessarily either shared or endorsed by EagleRising.com


About the author

David Lawrence

David Lawrence

David Lawrence has a Ph.D. in literature. He has published over 200 blogs, 600 poems, a memoir “The King of White-Collar Boxing,” several books of poems, including “Lane Changes.” Both can be purchased on Amazon.com. He was a professional boxer and a CEO. Last year he was listed in New York Magazine as the 41st reason to love New York.

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