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Have you ever wondered where all the money-a-go-gos!?
Four A's Pavanne Pour les Innocence Morts!.
Panting punters pushing bills
Into the perspiring palms
Of the Poll Dancers
Begging for another glimpse
Of the Promised Land
Receiving instead promissory notes
Written in smoke on a mirror
For the last item in Pandora's Box!.
Greed and lust blinding them
To the peeling painted pastiche
Of the dancer's faces
Looking the other way
And counting the bills
While they dance
To their own music!.
In the Office the owners
Caculate the Take!.
Pavanne: A slow dance (Spanish)
The poem title plays on the musical piece Pavanne Pour Les Enfants Morts by Gabriel Faure (Pronounced Four-ay)Www@QuestionHome@Com
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker:
I hated it, absolutely hated it, cause I didn't have a clue!.!.!. I am so stupid, I know nothing!. I'm a stupid little man, because I totally didn't get it!.!.!. I kept thinking special interest groups camping out at the White House and I know I am wrong!.!.!. I am a sad sad man!.!.!. and so stupid!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
Whatever happens to the USA happens to us!.!.!.!.fiscal confidence is at an all time low!. It is scarey to think our fate is in the hands of unscrupulous greedy financiers and brokers!. We are partly to blame, though, for thinking as consumers that the bubble would never burst!.!.!.!.making hay whilst the sun shines, never considering tomorrow!.!.!.!.well, this is tomorrow!.
I sense you are just a teensy-weensy bit annoyed!. (Whatever gave you that idea, Granny!?) Well said!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
paying bills and mortgages
get our bailout!.
(!.!.!.!. perfect poem,btw)Www@QuestionHome@Com
Kudos, good poem!
Seems "they"don't need $$ any more, just paper to say "they" do!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
I am familiar with the aforementioned Pavanne, on the other hand after reading this I shan't hear it quite the same! Excellent!
(an aside) why do pollsters never call me!?Www@QuestionHome@Com
This should be staged at La Scala !
It's like Les Miserables meets Aida's Act II - "I Know The Truth"
This is very good!.Www@QuestionHome@Com