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Saturday, March 7th, 2009

Stupidity Street

I SAW with open eyes
Singing birds sweet
Sold in the shops
For people to eat,
Sold in the shops of
Stupidity Street.

I saw in vision
The worm in the wheat,
And in the shops nothing
For people to eat;
Nothing for sale in
Stupidity Street.

– Ralph Hodgson, 1917


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