Below is the poem entitled Yiorgos the Philanthropist which was written by poet
Santiago. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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Ernesto P. Santiago
I stand in great awe of
Yiorgos the Philanthropist
who in public shared cheerfully
his wealth for the needy.
Oh, what a hypocrisy
It’s unbelievingly hard for him
to give the wages of his good maid
in return, of her long service.