by fat cats to support their favorite “ism,”
or by the years some poor doke rots in prison?
not the way one spins an issue’s look,
not even ventures operated by the book.
seeking all the good that it can start,
to benefit the family in all its varied parts.
living, working, co-existing peacefully,
with the pater’s benediction, patriotically.
Patriot: from Greek pater, father