Treasure Island

Lynne FincherSpringarden


Precipice of Annihilation


Oppenheimer's great regret...
Einstein's broken heart

With technology's zenith
We blow our world apart

Such power of oblivion
The ultimate decision

Erase the face of all mankind
With strategical precision

Submitted: Friday, June 21, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 26, 2013

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  • Owain Glyn (7/6/2013 2:41:00 PM)

    Unfortunately, although I think the end result will be the same, I fear it will be neither quick, nor clean. (Report) Reply

  • Danny Draper (6/25/2013 7:52:00 AM)

    But in our love of science inherently truth is surely sought with infinite positive advances from which no fear is bought. There is madness in our ignorence and in our knowledge joy. We are better than our worse selves and will with wisdom always be. (Report) Reply

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