Below is the poem entitled We Are Not Artificial We Are Legion which was written by poet
Stones. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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The stagnate machine planted firmly, rusted gears laboring to drudge along.
It does not function properly anymore; it has become obsolete.
The workers no longer need the machine to live their lives.
They can design a new system, built upon self-sustaining values.
It once labored greatly to support its work force. The machine now hinders the lives of the workers.
The workers grew so reliant upon the machine they thought they had become part of it, cogs in the system.
Now they realize more and more each day, that not only are their lives separate from the machine, without it they are more able to focus on the fundamental values of life.