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Bubblegum

i found my soul

underneath the soles

of wealthy fucks

with wives that

mimic the mouths

of condescending ducks


Spat out and chewed up,

old bubblegum got stuck

to the whine of voices

never greeted with anything

but a smile to overwhelm

the familiar din

of a spirit shaking

sick again.


The rapture came

today but it must

have left me behind.


I'll wait to pray

for the next time.

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