Treasure Island

Jim Milks

(2/7/1966 / Boston)

1984 reprise


Truly how long ago was 1984,
twenty-five years by the calendar,
no less no more

now we “tweet” and we “txt” in an endless need to express
have we gone forward, or have we regressed?

We replaced double speak, and right think and the thought police
With politically correct and you tube shall this never cease


Shhh big brother is watching, time to confess

© JPM 9/6/09

Submitted: Sunday, September 06, 2009

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