Uncomfortable Relationship

‘Please …’
They say
‘Let’s not talk about
Politics’
‘Please …’
They say
‘Let’s not get
Political’
Yes this is what they say as they sit in their
Political clothes
In their
Political house
In their
Political town
In their
Political nation
Yes this is what they say as they pay their
Political taxes
And conduct their
Political jobs
And look at their
Political wives
And care for their
Political children
‘Please…’
They say
‘Just –
No
Politics’