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Dave SmithWhite Poems
Was it another universe? So many years ago. My life with you was interspersed, By affairs you did not know.
Song: The Last Wave
I heard the wind a-blowin'. The wind, it raged for you. I gave you ample warnin'. I thought that you'd come through.
A Song Of Gilgamesh
Gods in the distance, gods from beyond. Gods of the chosen, the meek and the fond. The gods of our fathers that keep us in bonds; All gods are welcome in old Babylon!
The Ballad Of Mr Sloth
He goes a little crazy in the morning. He goes a little odd by crack of dawn. A restless spirit, waking up and yawning, With a body-clock protesting, gaunt and worn.
Song: The Girl On The Flying Trapeze
Who is that lady, high in the sky, Who soars as a lilting breeze? Is she an angel? I ask as I sigh, The girl on the Flying Trapeze!
Song: You Stood By Me!
When my world, came crashing down, As if hurled, from heights unbound, And loyal friends had all left town, You stood by me!
Song: Child's Play
Are accidents - reflections, Of the chaotic quantum world; Do the stars that rule the heavens, Raise cosmic flags, unfurled?
Song: Manning Up For Chelsea!
When the underdogs, and the demagogues, By fear and greed go feral. And the fascists rule, the abiding fools, In a time of peril.
Song: Riding Shanks' Pony
I gave up my old car, When it gave up me. So I'm riding shanks' pony, To new misery.
Song: A Louse In Wonderland
There's a squawking, talking parrot on my shoulder. There's a monkey on my back, you cannot see. There are rabbits with bad habits, filing folders, In a mind, defined like a blind beaurocracy.
Song: When You Got No-One
When you got no-one, To go home to, And you dread the moving walls; An empty space, you cannot face,
Song: The Doodle Poodle Google Boy
He was an ancient hipster from the USA. He had a dodgy smile and his hands might stray. He was the top man on his game; But when his secret got out it would snuff out his flame.
Song: The New Fascist State
Welcome to the New Fascist State! So unlike the old one – no debate. We are the new world order, Who respect no national border.
Song: The Shop Of Fools
I don't believe in the swindle no more. I won't fall for the scam. I'm sorely aggrieved by the indolent saw: 'I've money, therefore I am! '
Song: Nowhere To Hide
There's nowhere to hide,
These feelings so blue;
To raise up by healing,
Or just start anew.
I know I'm your friend,
But that's not enough;
For at the day's end,
I just need your love!