There Was A Merchant Banker...
I was concerned that I haven't been bashing the bankers enough recently, so ...
There Was A Merchant Banker
I found myself recoiling at a banker's unctuous tone
That wafted through the airwaves from my radio today,
Bemoaning the injustice of a bad press for his ilk,
Defending the enormity of city bankers' pay.
I wondered at my feelings of revulsion for this chap;
Was this some knee-jerk class based jealousy or personal quirk?
I wrestled with my conscience as I pondered deep and hard,
Concluding that in fact this banker was indeed a berk
... and first against the wall, come the revolution.