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The man on TV was speaking nonsense

It was all bombastic rhetoric

Blathering on and on

About a brighter tomorrow

While we are in our darkest of days

What we need now is

Honesty

Compassion

Caring

But what we are getting

Is the same old pompous attitude

Only worried about

What comes after the dollar sign

 

Written for Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (FOWC) – bombastic