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Times New Roman

A remedy.

By Sergio MuroPublished 5 months ago Updated 5 months ago 1 min read
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This is our Roman Empire,

New and improved.

Yes — I think about it,

All the time.

Because we’re witnessing

The pillars collapse.

And yet,

While The Forum stirs to raise arms,

I look closer and wonder:

How amongst the ruins,

On a hill where the republic quarreled,

An olive tree survived the fall.

- Sergio M. Flores

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Sergio Muro

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Nice work

Very well written. Keep up the good work!

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  • ROCK 25 days ago

    I really like your writing and hope you come back with some more!

  • This was so true, profound and thought provoking! Loved your poem!

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