Royal subjects
Fear and Greed
trespassed the castle

drank your mead

advised you into
needless wars.

Now Vanity sits
upon your throne

and you're the jester

Abdication © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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27 words (prompt limit).  Giving Power/Power Over You brevity challenge prompt - link: https://allpoetry.com/contest/2760358-27-words-or-less---power---Leon-Brown-noguest
Submitted: September 14, 2020

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