Witnesses

Sat, live-streaming,
today, once more,
WE
oversee dying,
kids choked by war.

Are we as vile
as those missile crews?
Safe in glasshouses
of beamed rolling news?

At which frame does this
fail to entertain?

When won’t a death
squeeze out tears for their pain?


 

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