Julius Caesar Joins His Cousins
As god in man no doubt is prone to do.
Why not go far in war since I must war
I wondered how the two in me were mixed:
However joined, despite all paradox,
Rome's daggers that the incarnation's past,
*He was an epileptic whose family claimed descent from Venus.
Crime is defined within some rule of law.
His tyranny suspended rule of law.
We rescued reason when our blades brought down
We did outweighs the suffering Caesar felt.
The choice required for blame. And yet so what?
As past replays itself time and again:
The awful cries, the sounds of blades against
As rigor mortis seizes Caesar there.
I am no hypocrite. I've suffered, too,
In righting Rome vile Caesar had abused.
I need no flogging. I'm already bruised.
I freed my mind and heart to analyze
Permitting one the lowest Roman wife
I would not profit from his murder. I
© Harold Anthony Lloyd 2016
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