A Writers Creed Prompt
To have the bare necessities is what most people want out of life.
To be able to pay your bills on time.
To have hot water, shelter, and food to eat.
To have a comfortable place to lay your head down to sleep.
Those at the top have no real idea.
To live from check to check to them isn’t real.
They say the poor aren’t good with money.
Ha Ha, I find that very funny.
Without their big houses and cars they don’t know what to do.
To live like the lower classes they would rather eat a premium leather shoe.
Not to have a large boat to party on means their poor.
To sell one of their 4 houses means their done, over, finished, no more.
Give help to the lesser classes makes them feel or seem good.
Say on television that we will rebuild your homes because we can, not because they should.
Take a tour of devastation like a safari when nature blows.
What about those in the cities everyday on the streets, out in the cold.
To have an ability to get luxury is a desired thing.
To have internet connection, cable, designer everything that bling blings.
There are those who can’t even get sympathy for their current plite.
They would rather they stay out of mind and out of sight.
So yes feel very good about yourself being at the top looking down.
One day your feet may be back on the ground.
What will you do if ever in the same situation, hold out your hands and see if
who you once were will give you a much needed donation.
Let me know what you think on my blog and pass the thought along.
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