The times, they are a-changin'


POSTED: Friday, December 12, 2008

With ends over means as a priority

We lose our moral authority.

When a president decides to lie

The country's compass goes awry.

  Now that times have changed

And our priorities are rearranged.

We have a new standard-bearer

Finally, the end of an error.


Daily headlines inspire the poet Joe Gedan, a retired U.S. magistrate judge who lives in Honolulu. His observations appear on Sundays and Fridays. He can be reached at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)