We Live and Die By the Clock

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“never grow up” —
that was the mantra
rallied through our youth
as we ran like Lost Boys,
pixie dust at our fingertips

but the days grew long,
hours bending under burden,
with time running fast
with nowhere to go
but down the drain of life

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just another writer with too many cats

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just another writer with too many cats

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