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She, 

 is not yet an old soul. Such apprenticeship has not yet begun.

Studiously she watches as you cite your second hand wisdom. 

Bested by her innocence,  such familiar nostalgia withers like the thick layer of dust it hides beneath.

Shaken and bruised like brine against an ice cube,  the vermouth of your ideals is poured into an ill fitting glass.

Left feeling dirty you turn to d...

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Robert

He carried his gun

like it was some kind of lucky token

He had put flowers in the barrel

adorned it with lucky charms

that would protect him,

help him survive.

 

Monkey Heads

around his neck

would turn bullets into water,

grenades into sand,

ganja would keep him fearless, and

without pity.

 

They were defenceless

little more then ten y...

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