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"High school is closer to the core of American experience than anything else."---Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut, American writer, 1922-2007

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I Had

I had a fanatical order of wisdom

In a moment I cannot recall.

He asked me once, then asked me twice

Then ordered me to fall. 81 more words

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Doing the Job; Are apprenticeships for real or just a political flavor of the month?

Doing the Job; Are apprenticeships for real or just a political flavor of the month? Career College Central Magazine, July 2014

If you throw enough stuff at a wall, eventually something good will stick – perhaps even a positive and proactive government program. 1,102 more words

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Sworn to Protect

A lady you gave your word to;
You have sworn to protect
Lays before you on a battlefield
With a grievous injury.

Carefully you lift her… 112 more words

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Fallen

A creature born of habit
In a moment you cannot recall
Why do we fly to the heavens
Just to make the fall?

A tear shed from a cloud… 114 more words

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