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Generic Poem for the '80s

<abstract noun>
I <verb, present tense> <adverb, with a wistful sense>
So... <apology to one long lost> <drawn-out metaphor,
considering new freedom and blaming fate>
You <wish for happiness> But <spiritual cost> And what for?
<two lines of regrets> too late.

<platitude>
<platitude>

And I <repeat first lines, Or at least their basic feel>
<solitary activity> alone...
O <exclamation of sorrow> <plea for relief>
<devotion> <second person singular pronoun>
<quotable quote to steal> <abstraction, dark in tone>

<suicidal thought>

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