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Turnstile Carousel

Jail cell turnstile ... two coming in, one leaving out Rehabilitated prison farm menu; criminal cold turkey, and hot caught fee bitter words makes for a tough cement wall chew Only the well-adjusted few will make it thru Leaving byway of the electronic gate swinging open past the turnstile carousel Up and down ... in and out Round and round, five heading north, ten going south Freedom is a justice pre-cooked plea barter word; small shrimps are tossed out the penal frying pan, when bigger fish get cuff hooked and jury served The little crustaceans also avoid the long crab boil gavel time whenever volatile, powder keg overcrowding occurs Carnival turnstile carousel offer clowns free limited accommodations, yard bird view without bail ... Twenty tickets always get punched in — polite society’s bad ne’er do well As ten lucky losers be parole exiting, the wheel of misfortune carousel keeps on troubled turnstile spinning

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