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Steven Webster


Deliverance


Let's peer into the junkie
Hook a receiver to his brain
Not some feeble flop house flunky
Someone addicted to the pain
And it's such a long, long way
When you're looking for deliverance
It's such a long, long way
When everyone plays the fool

Said your body is a vessel
and Mama's vase is broken
But if you have no ghosts to wrestle
You surely buy into this joke
And it's such a long, long way
When you're looking for deliverance
It's such a long, long way
When everyone plays the fool

Hypersonic gin and tonic
Numbs the vapid and moronic
Sigmund Freud in alkaloid
Says to love yourself

Mule

Submitted: Monday, August 13, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, August 14, 2012

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