Jerry Abrahamson

Rookie (May 14,1957 / Madison, S. Dak.)


I just love the fact
That I will get punished
For being good at something
Like I did something wrong

I love it when
They tell me that
I can't do something
Because I have no education in it

Why don't they just lock me up
And throw away the key
Like I'm some vicioous criminal
If they want to punish me

Submitted: Monday, April 07, 2008
Edited: Sunday, September 07, 2008

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  • Rookie ngaio beck (9/7/2008 7:44:00 PM)

    Very good point. I do not think a lack fo education shoukd be a barrier to opportunity, (I am educated to do many things.I can't do any of them) (Report) Reply

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