Laptops and Lapdogs

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  • pocketofdreams6
  • If I speak in the tongues of men and angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass or a tinkling symbol. And if I have prophecy and know all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. And if I dole out all my goods, and if I deliver my body that I may boast but have not love, nothing I am profited. Love is long suffering, love is kind, it is not jealous, love does not boast, it is not inflated. It is not discourt

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This is a poem that portrays a rich man and his wife, and the usage of his wife, the cliche of trophy wife.  2 Pees in a pod meant for one another.

Laptops and Lapdogs

Self indulgent relationship:
Divulge what you are
Don't take them
Little pills in the medecine cabinets
Make-up besmirched mirrors
Bloody tears bloody fucking done
Stay sunny amongst a unperceived son
You drove twenty miles today
To and fro the office of piled documents

Money, Power, & Insanity
Material suits and million dollar ties
House wives and a show of gypsy vanners
Distinguish me victory of dreams
Fine wine and white gold rings
Halo moons and silver queens
Handcuffed by tattered worn wings

The expertise of kicking dogs
Feverish and bulimic
Silent season, treason of self trance
Laptops and lapdogs
The Gods of relapse have awakened the dead
Lab rats keep rolling on your exercise wheels.

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AmadeusEx commented on Laptops and Lapdogs

06-25-2009

i know this woman, and i know this man...theyre really terrible to each other and they treat the world like shit, but they pretend to be really good people...great theme, great poem

TheAngelOfDeath commented on Laptops and Lapdogs

06-25-2009

I LOVE the second stanza.. amazing poem!! Money, Power, Insanity....IT is what controls this feeble world.

soulwriter commented on Laptops and Lapdogs

06-25-2009

Metaphoric splender of a society in turmoil. Your choice of written voice gives a strong deliverence! Well done, write ON!

brokenfairyaz commented on Laptops and Lapdogs

06-25-2009

its very moving i wrote one like it before it spoke of rich bitch to trash in th streets to drugs and knives and no heart beat but we are alll the samme our insanity takes our class we all are left where we lay till god angels bring the rain to clean this bloody thing we all share dianna

Artie commented on Laptops and Lapdogs

06-25-2009

I'm trying to not give away the meaning of this piece, because it may ruin the read. So I'll say this, I love the concept of the title, and how it relates to your message. Very profound stab. 10 from me..

When power leads man towards arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA

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