Posted by: Ron DuBour | September 2, 2014

Equity


Poesy plus Polemics

"Lady Justice" Painting by Tristan Henry-Wilson From flickr.com “Lady Justice”
Painting by Tristan Henry-Wilson
From flickr.com

crime doesn’t pay
so they say
nor the criminal
given a minimal
slap of a sentence
empty of penance
beating her scales
into coffin nails
fit for the corpse
of a system that warps
what justice implied
before equity died

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