i sit here in this classroom,
away from the others
while the tutor's voice blends into the walls
and i fail to melt into it with others' ears.
I wish I could focus in class.
I read about death and violence
I proof read,
and top up
and hand in
and sometimes I get full marks.
Marks on the body.
Mark my words.
(Mark my work.)
Karl ******* Marx
The communist who launched a thousand memes.
My oh my.
The necropolitical is like a funnel
only you didn't forget to put the oven on
and people are inside the oven and so are you.
It's not like with the toaster
when ur mum tells u to scrap the black crumbs into the drain.
It's not like you can unburn the burnt.
Oh and the skin grafts?
There's a waiting list for that.
The waiting list?
There's a form for you to get on that.
You need to print them out.
OUT OF ORDER.
Buy your own.
OUT OF STOCK.
Your bank balance?
Sorry you have reached us out of outside of our operating hours.
Outside of our
Outside of our operating
of our operating hours
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[Dave Dobbyn music continues playing through the phone]
university and study link and banks and institutionalised violence are all ******* ridiculous and need to stop
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