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Judas Goat

You led me by the nose, trailing 
just behind you
Through shadow, with my heart 
I tried to shake a sense of inner 
But I kept up with you just the 

We string along, gaze to the ground
You knowingly show the way
There's safety in numbers, the kids are all told
You're never safe as a stray

You wound around to spin my 
Hoping I would lose my way
You'd think I found the obvious
I only found today

You walk around to draw us in
To draw your blade across our 
You lead us on, you know the 
To our doom, you Judas Goat

Huddling up, view to the sky
Are we finally here?
Something is wrong, terribly long
A chute to the slaughter

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