and another thing

Way back when I had to look up what you mean
because I keep forgetting I ain’t eighteen
no more, as in that distant misty era
to be a patriot meant hedonism
which doesn’t necessarily mean to me
what I reckon many think it means for all.
You know we cannot have millions of shades.

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About Timmy the Scribbler

Love to write all kinds of stuff I love writing so many different kinds of stuff it is a constant struggle to narrow the focus to a manageable handful and let the others go. But a few years ago I dipped my fingers into a poetry pie and of all my uncertainties, one thing that is no uncertainty is that it is one passion that must remain, so maybe that's the one. I do dearly delight in chopping up fictional works into stanzas and syllables.
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