The village dealt in sheep each day
The people loved this difficult way
It caused some fights
But all of them were rites
Into becoming a better whole.

Then one day there was no more barter
The exchange of cold metal made it much harder
To lose in a deal
Or really need to heal
A broken system they found much comfort in

JP Goss
Aug 14

Two-daughters succession go astride
One hunched in apathy
The other in defeat
I could have seen beauty in progeny
Before it was
Crushed
By artificial gravity
Smelling of blood-stained pittances
And a taker’s philosophy,
Their lunch-box notions
And plastic dreams
Rattled the bars on a shopping cart.
Do they, I wonder,
Feel their ease at pain? Or luxury, woe?
Though their smiling faces
Were promised, now reach
To Paradise,
I can seem them
Crushed
Beneath them, too:
Updated, upgraded, brand-spanking new
All they ever hoped to be,
Customized
Head-to-fucking-toe.

Agriculture and Commerce.
βέƦẙḽ Dṏṽ

Agriculture and Commerce.
Where the KKK was born  and the most popular pick up line is, 'Nice tooth!'

Other people's problems are like garage sales ~
full of shit you don't need but you can't resist to have a peek.

I just bought a copy of the New Testament.
I read in the Book-of-Books about the King-of-Kings.
I only have one question for you guys.

Where do the fuck do I get my Refund-of-Refunds?

Loss makes greater poets of us all ~
But how we would trade that greatness in a heartbeat
to regain one moment with the one we've lost.

For T Maria
Sorry for your loss.
HP members please send your condolences to:
http://hellopoetry.com/mariau4/
Thanks
.
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whose commerce was breath.
Onoma
Onoma
Sep 24, 2012

...To die of air, in the thin of...
whose commerce was breath.
Whereby beauty swoons of
itself...compressed revelation
unto thee...come to...O lucid
advent!

 
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