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A Pound of Flesh

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just different

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Lives put on hold
infants shot dead

    souls being sold
    blood being shed

    order
    chaos
    
    a c q u i s i t i o n   o f   l o s s
  

              pedagogue
                     impart
                    sophist
                subtleties
    
    specious
    dogmatists

            bare
            conclusions

                          beyond
            comprehension

         
    d e c a d e n c e

         
relativistic incidence
of ritualistic orthodoxy

               irreverent scholars
         mocking sacred things
        
    a pound of gold
    a pound of feathers
           a pound of lead
    
            a n d   i t   i s   s a i d

            a pound is a pound
            even when bartered for

            
           A  P o u n d  o f  F l e s h  .  !


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mlowe5 says:

Profound deep awareness! I pray we're all listening. As the scriptures have it, "Wisdom is greater than gold...[and indeed]...awareness outshines silver." And "A Pound Of Flesh?!!?! We got to get it together! A much-needed write, Mingoao. ONE. PEACE AND LOVE.

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