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Slow Pocahontas

Updated on February 2, 2015
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Does slow Pocahontas

live secretly among us

sitting next to you on the bus


Forced to comply

dog soldiers die

false honor begins to rust


Arrows broken in two

crisscross as they flew

anyone left we can trust


hungry dogs growl

while flashing a smile

colors soon fade to true


Tear in their eye

helpless children cry

spin doctored Meme world view


Spoon fed to swallow

spoken promises hollow

Jack the Ripper makes his debut


Sweet Pocahontas

your wisdom upon us

can you forgive our betray


Dear Crazy Horse

with no remorse

your people just got in the way


General Custer in drag

waves dirty flag

ambitions blinded repay


Attack sleeping village

burn rape and pillage

government designed for war


No profit in peace

greed's a disease

vote for your favorite whore


Lie to the people

ring bells in the steeple

never reveal the true score


Sirens screaming

sounds of freedom

anything changing today


Drug war painted faces

bleeding citizens complacent

within their small box we must stay


Slow Pocahontas

driving in front of us

hoping to get out of the way


Reprieve to find us

please don't remind us

we have become the prey

© 2011 Randy Hirneisen

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