Law and Peace

Law and Peace

A Poem by Double T
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After hear the events that has happen in the past couple of day, I decided to write this poem out of inspiration.

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Officers serve the law 
They are human beings 
Just like us 
With feelings and emotions 
They just want to do good 
At what they do 

When an officer makes a fatal mistake
out of hate 
It divides the community 
Like a math equation 

What the community wants 
is change in the system 
A perfect solution 
for a natural conclusion 

Killing an officer out of hatred 
shows the hate 
But it doesn't clam the fire down 
It only makes it stronger 

If you put a bullet 
into the police 
Your'e not only putting it through the window 
But through the heart of our nation 

Show them a different solution 
Not through hate 
But through love 
For love holds the community together 
Like a bow holding a present together 

© 2016 Double T


Author's Note

Double T
Fruitvale Station deals with the same subject matter of this poem. Movie highly recommended.

Dedicated to the men and women who serve on our streets with courage and moral integrity.

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Double T
Double T

Tampa , FL



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