Dead poets and politicians

Actually, the way society respects each is diametrically opposed.  Dead poets, at least the good ones, rise in respect. Dead politicians (dead in the political realm, not corporeal), well, as a friend once said:

No one wastes goodbyes on  dead politicians


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One response to “Dead poets and politicians

  1. Anne

    Another distinction – Living poets always respect Dead poets. Living politicians turn Dead politicians into scapegoats, deserved or not.

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