The point of pantisocracy
was all about democracy
and zero aristocracy.
we didn’t bank on folks in Hants
Forget the sock. The outcome’s pants.
When one is drinking herbal tea
and feeling thus bereft
one must remember, selflessly
that proper tea is theft.
Claudia Daventry is of Scottish/Irish/European stock, has lived in Fife since 2007 and qualifies as a fully-voting Scot, even though she has an English accent, lives in St Andrews and moved there from Amsterdam. Her poetry is published in Scotland and beyond and among other awards her work has won the Bridport and Ruskin prizes.