by Reign

Poverty is a flower

that blooms

on bent stems,

broken backs,

and weary legs.

All so that some chosen few,


sects, or other privileged class,

may gently sip the nectar,

and wine

of the past,

through rose colored glass.

caPeTALism by Reign

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