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(published by THE AMERICAN DISSIDENT, Fall, 2001)

are we all alone
individually

buyers
selling out
 sellers

buying out

not much is as it seems             
              but

do you care

dumb
fat

and

happy
 

thats what weve become 

learning is a nightmare
believing is a dream

dream on
until it attacks you
 

dream on
until you are the victim
 

ignore
the death sentence
that
The Corporacracy
has bestowed upon us

we are but
their
blind
dogs
 
 

we are but
their

foolish

puppets
 

we are but
what

they

want

ignore it
it will go away

         no

we will go away
like birds who

migrate to a

temporarily

more

pleasant

fantasy
 

good your ears are shut
tighter than a drum

dont listen
because

the truth is too hard to take

 

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