Greedy World



Get a job!
You’ll find out.
What a dump Earth is.
The only reason the workers got a fair wage is that they busted head.
I’ve been getting stuff published since 1978.
And nobody sent me a check.   
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Written on April 13, 2024

Submitted on April 13, 2024

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABCDEF
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 202
Words 43
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 6

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