Nov 2, 2011
There have been quite a few enquiries about this as a poster… here it is
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Unbelievably good. Can you run the joint for a bit please.
A worthy successor to Leunig.
“let them all come and ruin our way of life
let them overrun our greed and our sorrow”
Well said. Thank you FirstDog.
Many and sharp the num’rous ills
Inwoven with our frame
More pointed still we make ourselves
Regret, remorse, and shame
And man, whose heav’n-erected face
The smiles of love adorn,
Man’s inhumanity to man
Makes countless thousands mourn
– Robert Burns
There’s some wonderful stuff in this “Lament of the Boat People”, well done FD.
Keyboard awash today FD.
But it’s not from tears of laughter.
One of your finest on a truly sad day.
Verses that hurt…
This is why we luv ya, Firsty.