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JOY in right values and recognizing when we’ve been had

JOY in right values and recognizing when we’ve been had

Joy
“Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!”  L. Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Lives built on pigeon dreams structured by Madison Avenue calculated by Wall Street beribboned  by Hollywood We take them: these manufactured dreams, one-size-fits-all, straight off the rack . . . And damn cheap too! Mad, cannibal pigeon dreams turn good minds and whole hearts into mince We pray to false economies, seek deliverance from Cheap Jack We buy one, get one free – And fetch and fetish youth eternal from face-lifts, Botox™, and boob-jobs – Exit here: drugs, alcohol sex-a-PEAL en-ter-TAIN-ment. Get a house, a car, a jewel – Be the first on your block. Buy now. Pay later. Filling the empty with nothing more, something less . . . and warehousing our souls, th