Legal Pome

Poem In Which Words Have Been Left Out
by Charles Jensen

The “Miranda Rights,” established 1966

You have the right to remain
anything you can and will be.

An attorney you cannot afford
will be provided to you.

You have silent will.
You can be against law.
You cannot afford one.

You remain silent. Anything you say
will be provided to you.

The right can and will be
against you. The right provided you.

Have anything you say be
right. Anything you say can be right.

Say you have the right attorney.
The right remain silent.

Be held. Court the one. Be provided.
You cannot be you.

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4 responses to “Legal Pome

  1. This is so excellent. Thanks.

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  2. Seems an appropriate indictment of the right.

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  3. Sounded like the anti-constitutional left to me.

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