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Fences around our minds

I have made up my mind,
About your unsound mind.

I have made up my mind,
About your unsound mind.
 

aha.. and so have you, is it?
And yet, here we are
cackling at each other.

aha.. and so have you, is it?
And yet, here we are
cackling at each other.

I can shout louder
and I have stapled shut my ears.
and how dare you look away?
look at me! hear me!


I can shout louder
and I have stapled shut my ears.
and how dare you look away?
look at me! hear me! 


listen to me!
LISTEN TO ME!


listen to me!
LISTEN TO ME! 

and stop pushing me,
stop talking
Your problem is YOU just won't listen.


and stop pushing me,
stop talking
Your problem is YOU just won't listen.

Oh yes, oh yes?
talk sense you numbskull.
YOU are a lobotomized dandelion
you are a snowflake robot.

Oh yes, oh yes? 
talk sense you numbskull.
YOU are a headless cocroach
You clueless sheeple.


YOU shut up
YOU shut up
Listen to ME
Listen to ME

You
You
ME
ME
ME
ME
YOU
YOU
MU
MU
MU
MU
MooH
MooH
MooH
MooH
Moooooo Mooooooo


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Ctrl-tab...
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Alt-tab...
Catch yourself slipping away.

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