May 29th, 2003

sleepy

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i'm not crazy, i'm just a little unwell
i know, right now you can't tell
but stay awhile and maybe then you'll see
a different side of me


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so they cried inside while their eyes smiled
there was no turning back for two
erase the memory stockpile
all alone, and one thing left to do
in the rollarcoaster shadows,
they took off their shoes and bared their souls
they crouched down low.
sat in the front row
untied the rope so they could fly
hold on tight, let's get it just right
we'll take our last flight, you and i


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six months.
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sleepy

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"She says a lot of people are having fun finding new titles for Ernest Hemingway's 'The Old Man and the Sea' which presents problems with every word except 'and' and 'the'. Ravitch said old is ageist, man is sexist and sea can't be used in case a student lives inland and doesn't grasp the concept of a large body of water."

Ah, the wonderful state of American education.
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