Drastic Measures

You can’t listen to your parents

Because they’re enchanted

By the world they created

With every choice

And they’ve forgotten their

True responsibility.

You can’t listen to the kids

Because it’s not fair to them

I want an answer so badly

I want an answer so badly

But not from you.

I think drastic measures are called for

And I’m usually right

Of course maybe the measure

Is sitting on the couch

As the wild fire burns all around

Maybe the measure is letting

Yourself be consumed.

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