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THE POWER OF MONEY

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THE POWER OF MONEY

It captivates the souls of many
although it helps a lot it's not always friendly
Some go poor from it's use
Despite the reasons there's no excuse

It victimizes people in wanting more
Until they're walking through a prison door
the love of it an tear a family apart
Leaving each other with a broken heart

It's not worth the sadness and pain
when in the end
the power of money 
will be the one to blame


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  1. Date: 10/18/2009 9:27:00 PM
    Money can be both a blessing and a curse. Nice poem. Keep Writing.

  1. Date: 10/12/2009 10:11:00 AM
    I'm thinking about the O'Jays song Love of Money when I read this. this is oh so true. You go right ahead and write on ,sister!

  1. Date: 10/9/2009 8:40:00 AM
    The greed for it is the root of all evil, true verse, Donielle. Sincerely, Love, Moses

  1. Date: 10/7/2009 9:35:00 AM
    Yes..Yes.. But I wish I had more!!! lol Only joking! Enjoyed reading your poem!...Marty