Sins Of The Flesh #1

our hearts are free
but minuscule

who do you think
we’re fooling

we’re only here for the autopsy

please excuse the hollowness
it’s indisputable
proof  the system
works

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William Merricle lives in Lima, Ohio. His poetry has been published in Pudding
SlipstreamZeroCity, and many other publications. He is capable of 35,600 
gigaflops per second.

“Do You Think That’s Air You’re Breathing?” © 2010 by William Merricle, used with permission

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