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a place in the world

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a place in the world

must be nice to think
one has a place in the world
never to be shaken,
never to be questioned,
never to be seen differently
at any angle
(even in the deepest moments of
must be pleasing to the senses
to think you’ll never fade,
to wander the world in a 
with a sloppy smile of 
belief in a “god/s” that never
talk back,
so compassionate &
always listening to your 
(squint & close them little eyes &
focus in whatever direction you 
dream is more relevant), 
with a hopeful & trusting pair of
eyes, always focused on the
authority of the state,
knowing in the deepest of your 
heart that they have their
batons & bullets,
tear gas & bombs,
drones & bio weapons,
figureheads & 
all acting in your best of
must be comforting to feel that 
your kids will grow up
unharmed, that it will all unravel
like a disney film &
that there will be a light at the end
of your proverbial little 
must be wonderful to find it all so
amazing, all so satisfying, all so
worth it, all so fun & dandy…
most importantly,

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