Faith Healer

When you need relief,
When you’re desperate for a cure–
You’ll believe the spokesman,
Who tells you: “Don’t give up on hope”;
For that’s the only message,
You really wanted to hear.

Because you desire a solution,
And if not,
You’d have to settle,
For something or anything,
That will take that problem–
Far, far away, from you.

But does it really?
Because if it doesn’t,
There’s only one other way out,
And that’s for you to go to another place,
Where pain supposedly doesn’t exist.
Unless, it came with you?

Commentary: The smooth talker doesn’t have a fix for your dilemma–when he asks: “Do you believe?” What he’s really saying, is that only you can help yourself. But, for that worthless piece of advice, he will charge you dearly, whether it be, your money, integrity or soul. He will deceive you into believing, that you’re getting your money’s worth, by offering trinkets and motivational talks disguised as therapy. And, in the end, you will only be manipulated and exploited, because that was all he was aiming to do, in the first place.

Spanish Translation

Cuando necesitas alivio,
Cuando estás desesperado por una cura–
Creerás al portavoz,
Caundo te dice: “No renuncies a la esperanza”;
Porque ese es el único mensaje,
Que realmente querías escuchar.

Porque deseas una solución,
Y si no,
Tendrías que conformarte,
Por algo o cualquier cosa,
Que llevará ese problema–
Lejos, muy lejos de ti.

¿Pero, realmente lo hará?
Porque si no lo hace,
Solo hay otra salida,
Y eso es que vayas a otro lugar,
Donde supuestamente el dolor no existe.
¿A menos que, vino contigo?

Por: ElRoy © 2020

Comentario: El predicador no tiene una solución para tu problema, cuando te pregunta: “¿Crees?” Lo que realmente está diciendo es que solo tú puedes ayudarte a ti mismo. Pero, por ese inútil consejo, él te cobrará caro, ya sea tu dinero, integridad o alma. Te engañará haciéndote creer, que estás recibiendo el valor de tu dinero, ofreciendo baratijas y charlas motivacionales disfrazadas como sermones. Y, al final, sólo serás manipulado y explotado, porque eso era todo lo que quería hacer, en primer lugar.

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