August 31, 2021

Humpty Dumpty looked at the wall
Humpty Dumpty said “This must fall.”
Mexican cartels, yes rapists and thugs,
Cross now with ease and sold Humpty his drugs.

Humpty Dumpty left a long war.
Humpty Dumpty said, “What’s this for?”
Sitting all cozy in his leather chair
Leaving Americans screwed over there.

Humpty Dumpty preened “I am woke.”
Humpty Dumpty cracked when he spoke.
All the King’s horses and all the King’s men
Cannot put Humpty together again.



LTC Roy E. Peterson is a writer, retired U.S. Army Military Intelligence Officer, Foreign Area Officer, and Foreign Commercial Officer who currently resides in Texas.

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11 Responses

  1. Joseph S. Salemi

    If Biden (the Resident) is an egg like Humpty Dumpty, he’s more than cracked. He’s addled.

  2. Jeff Eardley

    From across the pond, well done Roy and thanks for a good laugh today.

  3. Patricia Redfern

    Roy…you are clever, humorous, yet touched on major issues. I so appreciate that.
    Thank you for serving our country!

    Patricia Redfern

  4. C.B. Anderson

    Nice stuff, Roy. It took you to show us how far we have fallen and how completely we are broken.


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