Rise to conquer mighty when such fallen
Bequeath a legacy disdained by all,
Promulgations errant, contemptuous,
While vilifying poorest when they fall,
Guilty of a sin so much the greater
For in greed they measure parity of law,
Where need may criminalise the latter
Connections in the city favour flawed.
Austerity of measures, quoth the parties
While other parties play, committing fouls,
Running rings around the bastions,
A nod, a wink, their penalty, these fowls
Flock together, party on, still launder,
Evade their dues, know their system well,
Blame populace and global economics,
The graphics prove where guilty dwell.
One for all, if mitigation,
Let it be because compassion speaks,
Recognisant, sometimes valid reasons,
Current practice serves the corporate not the weak.
Different laws for different people,
Different strokes for different folks,
Loaded dice in this monopoly
Get out of jail free card – see the joke?