Shallow Wave

We rode a surging wave
all the way from Hawaii to the
White House,
but now we are just coasting dubiously
in the coral-fanged shallows
of the Trump presidency,
and I can hear the sirens of
Wall Street
while the waters upon the shoreline
their sloshing foam of bursting
revealing the scattered
from the last
The carrion-feeders
will glut themselves
as they have not glutted since
If you look down
you might think the sky
is the limit,
but that is just its
breaking before the orange-faced, false sun
goes down one final time.

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