Daily Archives: April 17, 2018

Last Laugh…

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The New European,

in need of a costume

rifles through the storehouse of history

but finds none that quite fit…

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We may consider the twenty-first century (common age)

with regard to these wayward

predilections of style…

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In vain, we parade ourselves as Romantic,

or Baroque, or…

But, alas, nothing now suits us.

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The spirit, being spirit,

spies an advantage in this,

our despair.

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We are a fledgling age of Carnival,

in our ill-fitting garb

we make ready to take to the World Stage…

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As Buffoons of God!