Privileged

“In theory, we are all equal

before the law. In practice,

there are overwhelming privileges

that come with winning the birth lottery.”

— Adrianna Huffington

bred for best in show

costumed in blue ribbon robes

claiming privilege

*   *   *

Bred for Show ~ Rose photo and “Privileged” Haiku* by Mary O’Connor

© 2020

* Haiku: a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five, traditionally evoking images of the natural world


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