Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Three Word Wednesday~Rome Burns

 Three Word Wednesday~Rome Burns

 Prompts:Harebrained, adjective: ill-judged, rash, foolish, foolhardy, reckless, madcap, wild, silly, stupid, ridiculous, absurd, idiotic, asinine, imprudent, impracticable, unworkable, unrealistic, unconsidered, half-baked, ill-thought-out, ill-advised, ill-conceived, crackpot, cockeyed, crazy, daft, foolish, silly, idiotic, unintelligent, empty-headed, scatterbrained, featherbrained, birdbrained, pea-brained, brainless, giddy; informal dippy, dizzy, flaky, dopey, dotty, airheaded.
Idiotic, adjective: stupid, silly, foolish, witless, brainless, mindless, thoughtless, unintelligent; imprudent, unwise, ill-advised, ill-considered, half-baked, harebrained, foolhardy; absurd, senseless, pointless, nonsensical, inane, fatuous, ridiculous, dumb, dim, dimwitted, half-witted, dopey, pea-brained, wooden-headed, thickheaded, dumb-ass.
Lackadaisical, adjective: lethargic, apathetic, listless, sluggish, spiritless, passionless; careless, lazy, lax, unenthusiastic, halfhearted, lukewarm, indifferent, unconcerned, casual, offhand, blasé, insouciant, relaxed; informal laid-back, easygoing, couldn't-care-less.

Harebrained ideas
Lackadaisical people
Call them idiotic
But do nothing
No protesting
No calling out

As Rome burns

©Sheilagh Lee November 16 ,2016


  1. Now that is an interesting thought! Well done!

  2. Reading this I immediately thought of the US election when as few as 51% of elibible voters turned oot to elect their president. It is said that people get the government they deserve!

  3. That is one concise and hard hitting thought

  4. True enough - no point bemoaning when we didn't try and stop the fire before it took hold - sadly it seems

    1. I just meant that sometimes you ave to speak up when you don't agree