Ten Green (Plastic) Bottles

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Ten Green (Plastic) Bottles

Ten world leaders, declaring nothing's wrong.
Nine politicians, stringing us along.

Eight rare species, erased from planet blue.
Seven rain forests, flattened in a coup.

Six choking billions, breathing toxic waste.
Five is the virus, which can not be erased.

Four seas of plastic,poisoning our fish.
Three million skeptics, living on a wish.

Two sole survivors, clinging to a tree.
One final chance now, got no planet B.

17 Comments on “Ten Green (Plastic) Bottles

  1. And then there was none. I like the two sole survivors, kinda takes it full circle with Adam and Eve thinking, but also with apes. Clever. Impactful.

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