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Hopeless?

Ugly, nasty, fat and unhappy
This is what it means to be american.
Picking, hating, loving and despising
anyone who doesn't fit in.
The rude, the mean, the desperate.
The lost, the found, the hopeless.
Priorities are crooked,
Values are all wrong.
Arrogant and lonely,
Wanting to fix yet putting forth no heart.
and...still...
hopeful.
In what we hope for I am not completely sure
but bless us, we do.
A brighter day, simpler future.
Intentions misplaced and yet we still manage
to find some sort of beauty
in this ugly land.
HA
the promise land.
We have given more promises than we can
dream to keep,
and yet with each one that we do,
we get closer to our
Dream.



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