Treasure Island

Cretan Maineiac

(April 29,1961 / Lewiston, ME USA)

1985: Money Poems I & II


I.

This is my last bill.

Last time I have to

Worry

About being asked for money.

Spent, I think I’ll go try to remember what

I did before I knew what

An allowance was.



II.

In your exchange we’re

All equal, survivors that-

Even with nothing- must

Be accounted for. It’s a

Right,

Freedom’s bloodiest gift.

Submitted: Saturday, October 18, 2008
Edited: Friday, January 30, 2009
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  • Emancipation Planz (10/19/2008 2:57:00 AM)

    this is my last will... repetitive annotation,

    1 Cretan.. you are a bloody genious
    II Cretan.. you are a bloody genious (Report) Reply

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