"Poetry & Rhymes" by William Hancock

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“Watched The News Today”

"Watched The News Today"

I was watching the news today,

And what do I see?

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Politicians blowing sunshine,

And wars overseas;

Blood, and death,

Even killing of our bees;

Robbers and banksters,

On nations they scheme;

Corporations playing god,

Even tampering with our seeds.

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Skies are turning silver,

From things we can’t see;

The poisoning of our crops,

On which the people feed;

More government than people,

And they say that we’re free;

The only ones living,

Are the wealthy and elite.

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Cost of living getting higher,

And insurance we can’t eat;

Wages that stagnate,

Unable to afford needs;

More homeless than ever,

Numbers growing like weeds;

Our lives losing value,

Nowhere left to flee.

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Yes,.. .

I watched the news today,

but not on t.v.,

I opened my eyes,

And this I could see.

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William Hancock © All Rights Reserved

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“Passed”

Passed

It was nice out,

Till the wind came,

And sucked it all away.

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Daylight gone,

No warmth, no sun,

Is this the end of days?

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Humans,.. .

No longer proud,

Hiding in holes like strays.

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Darkness abounds

In distant screams,

Stars have all passed away.

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Humanity lost,

Like rabid dogs,

We’ve all become insane.

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So hungry now,

No plants to eat,

Animals have all decayed.

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A planet dead,

So lifeless now,

Has simply faded away.

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Like nothingness,

Never were here,

Just remnants of our day.

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William Hancock © All Rights Reserved

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“I’ve Come”

I've  Come

The night’s no longer,
Nor is the day,
Of endless hunger,
Nor men astray.
For with a thunder,
God did say,
“No more plunder,
Nor evil ways.”

“I’ve come you see,
To put a stop
To mans disease,
Like days of Lot.
Men do tease,
With evil thought,
On bended knees,
They smite the rock.”

“Governments of death,
Nations of plutocracy,
Where evil nests,
Devouring democracy.
The people’s best,
Full of bureaucracy,
Never they rest,
In all their hypocrisy.”

“For lack of plenty,
The people starve,
Deprived of money,
Society marred.
What some think funny,
Leave others scarred,
Bees and honey,
Are forever barred.”

“Yes, you see,
With a hunger,
I’ve come to thee,
To cure my blunder.
You and me,
And all my wonder,
I take from thee,
And do so smother.”

And with his hand,
The night was no longer,
Nor was the day.

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William Hancock © All Rights Reserved

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“We Live In A Time”

"We Live In A Time"

“We Live In A Time”

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Of great turmoil, and distress;

Of evil, and hatred,
Great horror, and regret;

Of,.. .

Dirty sands,
Empty lands,
Wicked hands,
And murderous bands;

Of,.. .

Evil works,
Deadly jerks,
Killing clerks,
While in the church;

Of,.. .

Hopeless whys,
Children’s sighs,
Government lies,
And mothers cries;

Of,.. .

Endless death,
That never rests,
Contentious threats,
The blood still wet.. .

We live in a time,
Of do nothing, and watch;

Of sadness, and crime,
And stupidity, un-thought.

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William Hancock © All Rights Reserved

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“The Human Race,.. .”

Lord Hancock

Is The World Around Us What It Seems To Be?
It’s Definitely Not What We Were Brought Up To Believe.
It May Have Been At One Time, Or Was It?!

Our Country Was Formed By Dreamers,
Who Had All The Best Intentions Of Heart,
They Believed In A Better World!

They Had No Idea,.. .
That Their Children’s Children Would Change All That,
Would Destroy All They Had Worked So Hard To Bring Together.

We Are A Horrible Bunch,
All We Care About Is Ourselves,
We Don’t Care About No One Or Thing,
Unless There’s Something In It For Us!

The Human Race,.. .
From The Beginning Of Time,
Has Done Nothing But Destroy, Murder And Plunder!

We Are A Disease That Grows On This Planet,
Like A Cancer Spreading Out Devouring Everything In It’s Path,
We Kill And Take From Each Other Like It’s Some Kind Of Sport!

Yes, Some Of Us,.. .
Have Opened Our Hearts Enough To Experience Love,
Without Some Personal Gain!

To Have Experienced The Inner Heart Of Another Human Being,
To Have Tasted Life,.. .
. . . .. And It’s Joy!

The World We Live In,.. .
. .. Is A Temporary Thing,.. .
. . . .. Is An Illusion Of Our Making!

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William Hancock © All Rights Reserved