Do you think civilization
will ask for an extension
on its deadline –
or just roll over, lay down/stay
I can imagine it hiding – a blanket
over its head, a bowl of its own
fumes to breathe in – for the
Meanwhile – the supermarket is
advertising super-cheap chickens;
let’s get two for lunch!
That’s what the poor people should be
doing – but instead they just want to
buy organic; their conscience will actually
be the death of them
Me not giving a fuck won’t have
anything to do with that of course.
I buy smart – save the rest in the freezer,
shave the cost by being smarter, add
the best only after
I’ve exhausted the cheap supplies.
And save those only for me – you
see. And why not?
Civilization never did a thing
for me – so why should it get off
scott-free. It deserves its death
to come soon and be cold. It deserves
to be left on a heap on its own.
Give me my own pile of dirt
I’ll make a mountain, put a castle
on top and a huge drinking fountain.
The champagne will flow when the
scammers have gone.
The real pain must go on and on
and haven’t you noticed
manners are slowing…they are
going, going gone.
Someone was very rude to me at the
supermarket earlier; told me I could donate
one of the birds in my trolley to
There are plenty of dead ducks already
I’m keeping what I buy –
it’s just for me. I earned it. I learned that
My suffering was brief.
When I read about yours
I’ll only feel relief.