Dog goD 8Hate

(Grass Valley, Ca.)

Just Riding Providence!

I’m from Pennsylvania and
have never run into a ditch,
but, I have run into a cop.

I was driving my civil liberties
down the Pike of Providence,
when suddenly an invidious cop,

dressed in tyranny, blocked my way.
He said 2+2=3½ and I said
he was crazy...he put me in jail!

The next time I saw him
I spit in his face -
“2+2=4, Jackass! ”

His face turned red
in the presence of said...

Me transmuting to...healthy hate.


Submitted: Sunday, December 30, 2007
Edited: Sunday, September 06, 2009

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  • Goldy Locks (1/29/2008 10:59:00 PM)

    This was awesome. Caught me off-guard verse. As unfortunately the cops do around my area - they've snagged 3 my friends over in recent weeks for duis when damn, they were being so careful! now they must face fines, jail time, license suspension, and a whole heeping mound of bullshit. Authority sucks & is so corrupt. They always go after the wrong people.... meh. (Report) Reply

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