Poetry – Batman and Robin

Batman and Robin


A Bullingdon boy windbag

All enthusiasm and bluff.

Lacking in substance;

Doing it off the cuff!


Master of the soundbites

And meaningless slogan;

Empty promises from Cummings

The Machiavellian shogun.


Conning all the people

With jollity and fun.

One of the lads ā€“

Making a fool of everyone!


A cunning manipulator

Working the Goebbels remit:

Repeat a lie often enough

And the people will believe it.


A buffoon and a clown

Shambling under a haystack.

An over-privileged nincompoop

Hiding under the Union Jack.


Opher ā€“ 24.6.2020

I'd like to hear from you...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.