ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Story-Poem

Saving the World from Ourselves

Don’t Trust Anyone Over Thirty

We stand listening
to the rock and roll band,
swaying to the beat
of the drummer, like hundreds
of former hippies who are
now bald and fat,
remembering moments from
our youth, when we thought
we would live forever,
and prostate cancer did
not cross our wild minds.
But God has had the last
laugh on us. We are not…

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