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intaglio

(8,170 posts)
Wed Nov 20, 2013, 01:47 PM Nov 2013

Not poetry but inspired by the Faithful

In Tennessee did Kenneth Ham
A shiftless pleasure Ark decree:
Where Ay seven five of tarmac ran
Past Bibles measureless to man
Down to the Carib Sea.
Eight hundred acres of fair ground
Would be wrought by pride unbound;
And there would green, fertile untainted hills
Be gouged by bulldozer, scarred with ease;
To make a space for bleeping tills
and waste the lumber of great trees.

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Not poetry but inspired by the Faithful (Original Post) intaglio Nov 2013 OP
Like it. Did you write it? cbayer Nov 2013 #1
Thank you, all my own work intaglio Nov 2013 #2
Lol. I have a few pesos I can throw your way! cbayer Nov 2013 #3
It's pure Coleridge without the opium. rug Nov 2013 #4

cbayer

(146,218 posts)
1. Like it. Did you write it?
Wed Nov 20, 2013, 01:52 PM
Nov 2013

I had considered a visit to this "museum" during my last road trip, but decided against it.

First, I didn't want to give them any of my money (and it's expensive).

Second, I felt fairly sure that I wouldn't be able to contain myself and would rather quickly be escorted out.

PZ Myers has a pretty funny blog piece about his visit.

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