Cyclical Greed: A Self-Deprecating Poem
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Cyclical Greed: A Self-Deprecating Poem

A poem about how we're all gross people and how the world is ending because of it.

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Cyclical Greed: A Self-Deprecating Poem

Our land was ravished because of human consumption

We're quite selfish beings

We'll ruin this earth, inevitably

But that was the plan all along

Because evolution is cyclical

360 degree centuries

Pulling us around and around

And around, then stopping

Only for a glimmer of revolution

Maybe 10 years of change, at most

Hope. Idealism.

Then we start the self-destructing cycle

Again

Death, destruction, dubious actions

Obliging the responsibility of rebirth, reconstruction

And reprise for those that follow

As we ascend from the earth

Looking down as the disappointed ancestors we will be.

Damn, we suck.

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