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Democracy eclipsed

Witness the last rites in the final mockery.

By Roderick MakimPublished 2 months ago 1 min read
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Democracy eclipsed
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Exaggerated elegy over the

Corpse of democracy, less a

Lament of the dead, laying there for all to see

Interred in public, than a

Paean, full of triumph in dubious honour of the ones who

Slaughtered her.

Even the days grow dark as we sit and witness this final humiliation.

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About the Creator

Roderick Makim

Read one too many adventure stories as a child and decided I'd make that my life.

I grew up on a cattle station in the Australian Outback and decided to spend the rest of my life seeing the rest of the world.

For more: www.roderickmakim.com

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