Equality, freedom and rule of law are found in abundance in hardly any places in our country.

O Democracy, did you cheat us, did our leaders cheat us, or have we cheated ourselves?

This weekend’s Trifextra challenge: Write a 33-word apostrophe (“A figure of speech in which some absent or nonexistent person or thing is addressed as if present and capable of understanding.”)


23 thoughts on “Democracy

  1. I think it might be too late to ask that question nowadays when things are so entangled that you can’t even approve a bill for something positive without it being earmarked with something negative.
    A thoughtful piece. Thank you for linking up!

    • My pleasure and privilege to link up!
      It’s never too late to ask this question. If we are brutally honest, we’ll get the answers. If we all have the will, we can work collectively to achieve the change(s) that we want to see.

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