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Carrillo. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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Have you ever wondered about JUSTICE?
What does it really mean? I think that JUSTICE
means different things to different people.
To some people - JUSTICE is just a form of
vengeance or maybe revenge. To others it's
a way of consolation, to ease their mind and
It has been said , that JUSTICE is blind. I think
they are right, because JUSTICE can't see
and sometimes the real criminals go free.
When a crime gets commited and a person gets
convicted, they get punished with prison time,or
the death penalty. People say that JUSTICE was
Sometimes years later, they find out that the
wrong person was convicted. Do you think - that
was JUSTICE? If a person is doing time, that
person has a chance to go free one day, but if that
person was executed, he or she will never come back.
Maybe it's time to take off the blindfold so JUSTICE
can see. Not everybody is inocent, but I think that
more lives could be saved if only JUSTICE could see...
written by Lucilla M. Carrillo
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