Disillusionment

Disillusionment

A Poem by The Iron Horseman
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A disillusioned view of government as practised in any form.

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An Adjectival Analysis Of Government Based On Extensive Experience


Over-sized, Over-staffed, Over-compensated, Over-cosseted, Over-bearing, Over-spending, Over-rated,

Under-achieving, Under-energized, Under-employed, Under-accountable, Under-supervised, Under-motivated,

Irresponsible, Irrelevant, Irritating, Irrational, Irredeemable,

Stolid, Stupid, Stagnant, Stultifying,

Incorrigible, Intransigent, Incompetent,

Non-responsive, Non-representative, Nonproductive,

Corrupt, Corrosive, Corroding, Contumacious,

Self-serving, Self-absorbed, Self-justifying, Self-promoting, Self-indulgent,

Immovable, Immanent, Impervious, Imperious, Implacable, Imperfect,

Uninformed, Unintelligent, Unreliable, Unconstrained, Uninformative, Unemployable, Unhelpful,

Wishy-washy, Workshy, Weak-willed, Wanting, Windy, Wasteful,

Dreary, Despicable, Destructive, Dilatory, Disposable.



© 2017 The Iron Horseman



© 2018 The Iron Horseman


Author's Note

The Iron Horseman
More of a rant than a poem, but intended to portray the level of disillusionment that the vast majority of people experience after extensive exposure to government bureaucracy in any Western democracy.

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Welllllll thennnnnn..... Hahahaha..... Loved this.... Adored it, in fact learned from it... Learned how to hate properly... Thanks for this, and I quite agree... That last word, though, perfect as a sum... Hilariously penned...

Posted 4 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

The Iron Horseman

4 Years Ago

Thank you, Silente. Don't waste your energy hating them, though; they are too contemptible for that!.. read more
DylanChase

4 Years Ago

Ahh, well alright, I shall put my energy into ignoring them, hah...
Agreed! Now, tell me how you really feel. Don't hold back.

Posted 4 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

The Iron Horseman

4 Years Ago

LOL! Yes, I think we all need much less of it!
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BBP
TRUTH at it's finest. I love the layout of this. It would make a rad f*****g poster!

Posted 5 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

The Iron Horseman

5 Years Ago

lol! Thanks, glad you liked it. Know anyone who prints t-shirts? :D
BBP

5 Years Ago

hahaha, yeah someone in every town. you should make em and sell em on ebay lol
Think Government and Democracy are Greek words. Says it all. Just fill in the 95 forms in triplicate, and we'll get back to you.

Posted 5 Years Ago


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The Iron Horseman

5 Years Ago

And just look at Greece! How many countries go bankrupt?

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Last Updated on March 17, 2018
Tags: satire, government, social commentary, disillusionment, disappointment, democracy, bureaucracy

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The Iron Horseman
The Iron Horseman

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