Here richly, with ridiculous display,
The Politician's corpse was laid away.
While all of his acquaintance sneered and slanged
I wept: for I had longed to see him hanged.
Sunday, November 14, 2004
A Hat Tip to OpinionJournal.com
A fitting tribute to Yasser Arafat from Hillaire Belloc, "Epitaph on the Politician":