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Fri Apr 29, 2016, 10:02 AM

Blindfolds and Sundries.

I wound up being asked to post this by another poster earlier today. A textbook case of my fingers doing the poetry thing when I don't mean for them to.

You said,
"The water is perfect,
why not stop the whining
and take a dip?"


The "water" you speak of
is soiled
with runoff from fracking,
the blood of innocents,
and the powder of munitions
we keep selling to Saudi Arabia--
who need I remind you,
created the very same brand of Islam
that ISIS worships.

The water is only perfect
if you're blindfolded.

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awoke_in_2003 May 2016 #1
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Sun May 1, 2016, 01:42 PM

1. I have just started to dip my toes

 

into reading poetry, and this is my first post and reading in this group, so my opinion might not a big deal, but I really liked this. K&R.

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Mon May 2, 2016, 08:03 AM

2. Thank you much, my friend :) nt

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