What happens when he doesn’t build the wall?
Or send Muslims back from whence they came?
What happens when the jobs don’t come?
Will the good people who elected him
begin to think
that he was lying all along?
Maybe a good will come from this,
and things will get so bad
that we can turn a corner.
Maybe a new generation will rise up
in protest, 60s-style,
to shelter the immigrant,
find justice for the prisoner,
grow Muslim-Christian dialogue,
Maybe in a distant future,
when small towns are settled
by people of many colors,
the States will once again