JANUARY 2011 – in the news: “Passports of all US citizens will no longer bear the words Mother or Father. They will be replaced with Parent #1 and Parent #2.”

…..and instantly I wondered if Doctor Seuss would ask: “Parent One, or Parent Two…in all the World…which one are you?”

I beg Dr. Seuss’s forgiveness, in advance, for my “hatchet” job.

“Is that your Passport in your hand?

Is that it there ol’ Sam-I-Am?” 


 “I carry it with me,

for the World to see.

I keep it close by,

it keeps me free.”


“Did you see the naming plan?

Did you see it Sam-I-Am?”


 “Yes I saw the Passport scam

eliminate gender-data is the plan.”


“Do you like the naming plan?

Do you like it Sam-I-Am?”


“I don’t like it,

it’s not for me.

Setting a hierarchy

that shouldn’t be.”


“Don’t you like the naming plan?

Don’t you like it Sam-I-Am?” 


 “Who becomes the number one?

Who’s the one that’s to be shun?

I don’t want to be the one,

being shunned is not so fun?”


“You don’t like the naming plan?

You don’t like it Sam-I-Am.” 


 “I don’t like the naming plan.

I don’t like the gender ban.

I don’t like the Passport scam.

No, I don’t like the naming plan.”


“So you think it’s just a scam,

do you think this Sam-I-Am?”


“I think it’s a true slight of hand,

played by the members of the band,

also know as the Obama clan,

and they definitely have a plan.”


“So yes, I think it’s just a scam,

Yes I do,” says Sam-I-Am.


©  Sailor  January 8, 2011 All Rights Reserved


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