Below is the poem entitled an elder electoral perspective which was written by poet
delapruch. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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mom says she can’t wait
till’ the election is over.
mom says she’s sick of
hearing them talk.
mom says they’re reading from
the same script, only using different
mom says she’d rather they both
mom says that dad is scared of
the man who believes in joseph smith,
having his finger on the button
telling us all that being poor is not his
mom says dad’s sick of hearing the
president talk of problems instead of
mom says it will get better, that it
won’t always be this insane.
mom says she’ll be dead sooner than
so she doesn’t care