A country is family

Bryan Tao Worra



‘Tis functional,

Sweet lands of liberty,

Colonial legacies and all.

Debatable as histories ought to be.

My true boss is switching nameplates

On the expensive doors before payday,

But nothing really changes

After a million years of humanity.

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