You can tell me: “Money is no object”
But it clearly is. Collective nouns are
Like that though, you know.
How it floats on such a fixèd course
Towards the pointy elbowed;
Each digital note, its own blank cheque;
Let, without remorse, on the broad
Shoulders of subservience.
These days, of course, it’s called
– yes: some brilliant spark thought it
Chimed more friendly-like – more
Convincing – more pullover-lite
Hardy little Britons –
Look how they bend over
And over –
Subjects to the Right