On the downstairs office telly
I just heard
two fat-faced U.S. politicians
talking of Iraq
& one man claimed
the way to kill insurgencies was 'clear a hole,'
& then he said
is being cleared – why, I
have spent the night myself, & that should show
how big a hole we've cleared' –
& I just bet
that when this U.S. politician spent the night
the fact that he was not a bloodied Shiite child
or headless Sunni corpse by morning only
proved him right.
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