‘Ideology’ by Robert King The Society September 22, 2015 Humor, News of Note, Poetry 1 Comment Ideology is a disease, Impervious to reason, An infection known to seize One in the election season. It has alas no known cure, This paralysis of the brain, No thought is allowed to stir If it runs against the grain. Left untreated it will spread Far and wide o’er the land, Undefeated until at last instead Another ideology raises its hand. For treatment, what can one do? Prescribe an enema every day So that when their crap they spew, The toilet sweeps it all away. Robert King is a retired lawyer and poet living in California. Feature Image: “Breakfast Table Political Argument” by Norman Rockwell. Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ classicalpoets.org with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.” Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related One Response Ruth September 24, 2015 Oh my goodness, R LK!! Reply Leave a Reply to Ruth Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.