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Atrocity Haikus

1. Too many lives were lost today/ too many more will follow/ but a buck was made. 2. A snow topped mountain/ is a mountain no more/ it's a hole without coal. 3. The laws/ with double standards/ make justice weep. 4. Will the last of humanity; in their impunity, erect a grave? 5. As children die off yonder/ the profit seeking man/ unknowingly kills his own. 6. The countless dead are counted/ the countless living are discounted/ the sham is sold. 7. The sky rains ashes/ as the tides come in/ painting distant landscapes blind.

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Date: 6/14/2010 4:13:00 PM
Michael...these are profound and I enjoyed reading each one. Can you tell me why you used a slash mark? They really fit under the heading of senruys I think..but my dear..they are wonderful.. BG
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