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The GREENHOUSE EFFECT in EFFECT
  1. Levi Tafari
  1. levitafari.freeserve.co.uk

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    People treat the EARTH
 with little respect
 global warming comes to us
 live and direct
 the EARTH is becoming
 a burnt out wreck.
 You see the GREENHOUSE EFFECT
 is in EFFECT. Burning Tropical rain forest
 producing carbon dioxide
 increasing global warming
 sea levels start to rise
 weather patterns are changing
 there’s a lesson to be learnt
 the GREENHOUSE EFFECT is in EFFECT
 we could all get burnt. Greedy developers destroy land
 to build new factories
 killing the indigenous population
 with their economic policies
 animals and plant life become extinct
 along with cures for many diseases
 the chance of breathing fresh clean air
 for ever decreases. The GREE…
 The GREE…
 The GREENHOUSE EFFECT
 Humans treating the EARTH with little respect.
 The GREE…
 The GREE…
 The GREENHOUSE EFFECT
 The EARTH is becoming a nervous wreck. Trees get axed
 to feed the consumer
 atmospheric gases clash
 which equates to danger
 and life on EARTH gets
 stranger
 and now man has his regrets.
 Because
 The GREENHOUSE
 The GREENHOUSE
 The GREENHOUSE EFFECT is in EFFECT

    Acknowledgments

    This poem was originally published in Tafari L. Rhyme Don’t Pay. Wirral, UK: Headland Publications, 1993 (available from Headland Publications at 38 York Avenue, West Kirby, Wirral CH48 3JF), and is reproduced in the JECH with the author’s permission.

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