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Brainless
by Shedding Light
Monday, June 16, 2008
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What is today will be the past. We hope our dreams are here
to last. Somehow life has been so kind. Imagine us without
a mind. Life for most has been so plain. Imagine us without
a brain.

There would be no schools, no Harvard, Yale; no final exams
that you might fail. No gangs, no riots, not even guns. No
telethons to raise some funds.

No political race, no general election. There'd be no way to
show affection. No Bush, no Clinton, not even Kennedy. No
cure for flues, not even a remedy.

No race in space to land on Mars. No boats, no trains, not
even cars. No Al Capones, no clever criminals. No hypnotic
doctors who give subliminals.

No jails, no courts, not even a judge. No German chocolate,
not even fudge. No candy stores with wide variety. No rehab
centers to pursue sobriety.

We wouldn't have a nuclear missile. The police wouldn't even
have a whistle. No jobs, no boss, no one to fear. Budweiser
wouldn't have a beer. No way to worry about your fate. No
profound thought to contemplate.

 

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Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU

Prose poetic expressions... "Brainless" flows on through a river of satire to strike wit-wise minds to philosophic thoughts on ways of society.

In respect,

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson
We should all be thankful for what we've got!.. Sometimes its taken for granted... A good write!....M
Reviewed by Barbara Smith
Harold, a nice write and it makes a lot of good sense.
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson
You do these so well! Love it.
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
Hmmmm, somehow it seems this does make sense....

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Bernice Lakota
I always love your writes 'cause they have one thinking. This is no different, beautiful write Harold!
Reviewed by Gianetta Ellis
Okay, I can live without a brain, but please - no fudge? Seriously, I loved this write - so clever!
Reviewed by Lavendar Jazz
Cool, I enjoyed this read. I just wished people used their brains...LOL
Reviewed by Liana Margiva
NICE, VERY INTERESTING!!!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
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