Away with us. Let all our dark prowed ships now beached upon the edge of toppled Troy sail outward, hurried on the sea like swooping terns, into the salty realm of combers with their silvered crests and depths of lucid blue, where cloud and storm and death within the homeward run will test our iron resolve, and show us all again as truly Agamemnon’s men.
Come, rise, fill up your oar-lined hulls each with our own hard-won Cassandras, yes, and all of Priam’s gold, and sing, hymn long, hymn loud to Zeus...
(a rather under-done, seditious, anti-patriotic, spontaneous rant upon the country i was born &live in, & the days of childhood being immersed in indoctrination that God Blesses America ) Photo: "fair use" invoked....... * * *
the Democrats are Satan worshipers.
the Democrats are too busy buggering children.
the Democrats are liberal, ultra, super.hyper, lefter than left-'wing, radicals!
Running was the only logical thing I could do, as legions of masked men followed in hot pursuit above. As I reached the end of the alleyway I made a hard right turn and then a hard left, ducking into a different sheet metal corridor in this sea of warehouses. As the masked figures reached the end of their roofs with a wide street's worth of jump between them and the buildings I now ran beside they began to file down steel fire escapes; the sound of their feet was like a jackhammer on a manhole cover, I turned back for a moment just in time for something to fly by my head. A hard edge grazed...