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by Henry Burt Stevens

Saturday, March 26, 2005
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the school
were adminstration
I couldn't
find my way

the government
were forms
I couldn't

the police
were system
I couldn't

the judge
were justice
six months
I gone for now.

by Henry Burt Stevens


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Reviewed by Nordette Adams 3/26/2005
Good metaphors here, Henry. People and institutions acting as concepts/machines without feeling it seems. No mercy for the soul who can't understand it and adapt. And so these souls come to a place none of us want to be. Commentary on our educational system most of all it seems. If we fail at that level, then how many youngsters will we lose? ~~Nordette
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/26/2005
Most interesting thoughts Henry!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 3/26/2005
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 3/26/2005
An interesting take on our modern chaotic impersonal bureaucratic world, Henry.
Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers 3/26/2005
It is all tangled mess isn't it? And just because you think you are in the clear doesn't mean one is.
Interesting thoughts here Henry.

Reviewed by George Carroll 3/26/2005
Questions to ponder on. Happy Easter

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