america’s children

March 30, 2016

one.

two.

three.

fifteen.

twenty.

your mouth can no longer hold the number of military trucks

your eyes have seen today.

 

 

fifty-two percent after the budget has been read,

america refuses to think of the sequence in the tears of mothers

(whose children he has sacrificed at the altar of war);

still, he calls this love.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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