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Author Name: FreePelagic Mind 4 Comments
Date Added: July 20, 2006 06:07:55 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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When Did?
When Did?
 
When did peace become un-cool?
When were protesters considered just fools
 
When did god give his authority away?
And to politicians claiming that of course "they do it his way"
 
"Come on" .... this can't be right
Where are those hippy warriors of peace and light?
 
You know the ones with flowers, and nothing on their feet
I guess they're middleclass-middle-aged now, but I wonder if they weep
 
So are we just paralysed in front of the breaking news?
To let events go on without consideration of our views
 
The world has changed incredibly it seems,
When love and peace are just relegated dreams
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Comment By: FreeAngelique on April 5, 2007 08:13:48 AM Report

I really enjoyed reading this piece, i mean it's just so true that 'love and peace are just relegated dreams' these days, it kinda scares me too.


Like what will happen to us in the future?.. if we don't stand up for what's so wrong.


angelique


Comment By: FreeLeonard Wilson on July 23, 2006 06:41:03 PM Report
I've asked the same question, Bob..The only people I've seen protesting the war in Iraq were the same hippies that were protesting Viet Nam..The younger generation is too busy with their I pods and cell phones to notice what's going on, I guess..When the young generation has no fire for anything other than technology and landing that cool job, things don't look so hot for the revolution we really need.I notice I'm on top of Jolen..Hope she don't mind..len
Comment By: FreeJoe Petro on July 20, 2006 09:36:38 PM Report
Most of the hippies had to join the game to survive. Excellent write and enjoyed the audio read very much. jp
Comment By: PremiumAnn on July 20, 2006 10:22:22 AM Report
Things have really changed haven't they? Commercialism has taken over
the interest of peace for a lot of today's youth. Good work.






 


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