Once Upon a Pristine Day, Part II

Part I: Megalomania's Parade   Opposition’s Justice   Once upon a pristine day Yesteryear, perhaps tomorrow Megalomania to Opposition’s opportune rebellion thus falls prey To a righteous uprising he succumbs in one swift overthrow   Once upon an unspoiled night Long ago or sometime soon This tyrant is brought to court by a single daring …

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Once Upon a Pristine Day, Part I

Megalomania’s Parade   Once upon a pristine day Yesteryear, perhaps tomorrow Megalomania leads the world astray Drenches helpless, hapless souls in droughts of sorrow   Once upon an unspoiled night Long ago or sometime soon This tyrant holds court in all his subjects’ sight Who kneel in the listless light of a mortified moon   …

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River, wash away my former obligations Oaken branches, obscure me from unkind, vindictive eyes By and by replace with peace of mind my past possessions In my soul implant this newfound sylvan paradise No God or king need ever pardon my transgressions Here I stand unshackled, bold, in freedom’s simple guise Only to a gentle …

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