Bernie

Bernie

A Poem by Tate Morgan
"

Don't wait till your life is all done to learn the lessons of a fool Know the rewards of self are none where love of others is the rule

"
 
 America's favorite son Bernie Sanders with family and friends

What is the value of a life

built on shattered dreams from others

And so it's thus, for each of us

who can't feel for our own brothers



These the thoughts of Bernie Sanders

who's cried for half a century

"Lift up your sons, put down your guns

empty your penitentiary”



"Pick up the sad, lonely and poor

help your friends in humility

 Open your soul, make that your goal

put away your hostility”



His struggle from the depths of a heart

so relentless yet so profound

echo's in waves, patriot graves

where mothers tears cover the ground



A grateful nation now reports

the cry that began as a plea

That's shook our core, with something more

all the way to Antiquity





 Bernie Sanders comforts a Muslim student


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© 2017 Tate Morgan



Author's Note

Tate Morgan
Never in our lives has such a man existed. With him go the hopes and prayers of a nation.

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A wonderful man! Unfortunately, he had no chance, as you can see the mentality of this country is still in the dark ages. If we don't raise the standards of education "the wall" will fall and crush us!
Great writing, provokes emotion and awareness. Keep writing and spreading the word!

Posted 9 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Tate Morgan

9 Months Ago

I think you so much I do agree we are behind the eight ball the rest of the world is leagues in leag.. read more



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The words were chosen carefully. The rhyming was there but the meaning is still intact.

"Pick up the sad, lonely and poor
help your friends in humility
Open your soul, make that your goal
put away your hostility”

It has a certain rhythm to it that makes you want to read on. Great work!

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Thank you so much
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Good to,read you again Tate. I hope the US chooses wisely!
Not my place to say but sure hope Trump is not the next Prez!

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Thank you Ana I sure hope you are right The truth of our predicament is so much more dire than the f.. read more
Matching Socks

1 Year Ago

Sad isn't it?
Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

yeah it beyond that it is tragic to no end
Little Birdie told us It should be Bernie..Hope America listens.

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Thank you avinash I hope so as well
i only wish our nation hoped and dreamed as he does.... but they do not he is a dying breed

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Thank you at least the young do
Well crafted Tate, may Bernie be blessed in his campaign. My 19-year-old son is for Bernie.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

So is mine I fear that if the young dont wake up from their narcolepsy they will never see another c.. read more
So sad but this is the truth. The City that I live in has claimed so many lives due to needless gun violence. I hope Bernie Sander's plea gets heard and it resonates through out the streets of Chicago.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

thank you naida I hope so
LadyNaida

1 Year Ago

Your very welcome!
A nice tribute to the one in whom many people rest their hopes...

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Thank you Rita I sure hope so I for one am suck to death of the clintons
Difficult to comment on this, as it might lead into very political arguments. And as a Brit I`m not too sureI should get involved. I ( personally) like him too, but he might be considered too left to beat Trump,so Clinton might be the safer bet. And I think you make him here into a Saint. He is a politician...

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

I understand your comment. He is unlike any politician any of us have ever seen before. In fifty yea.. read more
must be a great man Tate. I don't like music with poems as a personal preference but That's me lol I find it interferes with the thoughts that come up with reading a poem so everybody who has a song firstly gets turned off! Having said that, a great poem! Its like you don't have to have a video to hear a song unless the video is better than the song which is often the case these days lol If a song is good it should be able to stand alone by itself!

Posted 1 Year Ago


andrew mitchell

1 Year Ago

The world needs him. If Trump gets in the world is in big trouble!
Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

if what i saw today is any indication of the progress we have to look forward to in this country it .. read more
andrew mitchell

1 Year Ago

We are all backward in some areas of thought!

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Added on February 15, 2016
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