As If

They offered Them
salvation.
Spoke of sins
They never knew of.
Told stories
of forgiveness.
Sang songs
of peace and love.
Presented promises
of happiness,
comfort,
eternal life.
Then, They sent Them
strait to Hell.

As if that were
Their call.

~ smj

I burn, by The Toadies

9 Responses to “As If”

  1. O–a hit! A direct HIT! Hi.
    This part of poetry for course? How was it received?

  2. Oh…now this has a real bite to it…well done.

  3. Bravo!

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