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Ron Paul Lit The Fire!

Ron Paul Lit The Fire

Body bags arrived in the night,
Hidden from public view,
Quickly buried out of sight,
But their families knew.

One war, two, three and four,
Force was their solution,
There was more, much more in store,
Forget the Constitution.

Leviathan told us what to do,
The Bill of Rights was no more,
Slaves to the privileged few,
Totalitarian to the core.

But in this Orwellian night,
A little flame was lit,
Barely visible to the sight,
Behemoth didn't mind a bit.

But as Machiavelli grew in size,
The little flame began to spread,
And much to his surprise,
Patriots' hearts were not dead.

Soon the flame became a fire,
Raging from sea to sea,
Patriots out of the mire,
Proclaiming liberty.

Ron Paul lit the fire,
A modern Paul Revere,
A peaceful revolution his desire,
The Constitution held dear.

Ron Paul lit the fire!
Get up and take a stand!
Ron Paul lit the fire!
Come, join freedom's band!

Copyright 2012 by Edward Moran



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Right On!

Bump!

Edward Moran

Jump Start

I just jump-started the libertarian within me. :)

He Certainly Did

Ron Paul certainly did light the fire and the fire will never be put out.

This Still Gives Me

This still gives me shivers!

For Freedom

Bump for freedom!

The fire...

The fire is still burning brightly.

"Let's kick the tires and

"Let's kick the tires and light the fires, big daddy!"

Let's Kick ...

Go for it!!!!

Edgar Morgan

Great Imagery

Great Imagery and allusions!

Lunch time bump for... Liberty

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LL on Twitter: http://twitter.com/LibertyPoet
sometimes LL can suck & sometimes LL rocks!
http://www.dailypaul.com/203008/south-carolina-battle-of-cow...
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

The more I read this...

The more I read this the more I like it!

OK. We know

We know Dr. Paul lit the fire, but who cut the fart?

Who Cut ..

What???

Geeeesh

Geeesh

Edgar Morgan

Ok

Brilliant

Edgar Morgan

gave me

goose bumps ed! Bravo. Your poem made me feel the same way I did when I read Chapter 13 of "Think and Grow Rich". Everyone should check it out, starting at page 212:
http://www.sacred-texts.com/nth/tgr/tgr13.htm

I AM is all that is. Everything else is malleable.

Goose bumps

Same here.

Jimbo

Thanks Jimbo.

Edgar Morgan

that

is really good

To lets unite

Thnk you.

Edgar Morgan

good job

very good job

Thanks

Thanks DavyC.

Edgar Morgan

Thanks for sharing...

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SteveMT's picture

Ed, Did you send a copy of this to Ron Paul?

Yup, it's that good, the kind of thing that should be on his mantel in Lake Jackson, Texas. Great poem, simple form, yet full of great imagery. Appreciated.

Sending to Ron Paul

Thanks, Steve, for the kind words. I would like to send this to Ron Paul. How would I go about it?

Edgar Morgan

SteveMT's picture

Perhaps here is one way. Good Luck.

The number of his house is only a best guess, but the next looks right:
230 (# is best guess) Forest Dr.
Lake Jackson, TX 77566

http://www.celebrityhousepictures.com/ron-paul.php
http://www.melissadata.com/lookups/mapY.asp?zip4=775664610
http://www.melissadata.com/lookups/mapY.asp?zip4=775664609

Thank You.

Thanks very much.

Edgar Morgan

Thanks For The Links

Thanks.

Big thumbs up

Nice work.
Thanks for making my morning brighter.

LL on Twitter: http://twitter.com/LibertyPoet
sometimes LL can suck & sometimes LL rocks!
http://www.dailypaul.com/203008/south-carolina-battle-of-cow...
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

To LegalizeLiberty.

Thank you.

Edgar Morgan