Treasure Island

Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

From Holiday To Holiday


This is what I've learned about living in reality
The few who choose to do it,
Become highly suspicious by those who travel
From holiday to holiday to celebrate escapes.
With the doing to others who speak of truth,
Everything they can
To depict them as mavericks.
Who have anti-social unacceptable motives,
To inflict
On those conformists,
Wanting nothing to do with a consciousness
That produces visions of clarity.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 05, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, July 06, 2011

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