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July 30, 2014

The Age Demanded by Ernest M. Hemingway

The age demanded that we sing
And cut away our tongue.

The age demanded that we flow
And hammered in the bung.

The age demanded that we dance
And jammed us into iron pants.

And in the end the age was handed
The sort of shit that it demanded.

Posted by gerardvanderleun at July 30, 2014 2:09 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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I look forward to the age getting a well-deserved punch in the face.

Posted by: SteveS [TypeKey Profile Page] at July 30, 2014 8:40 PM

Celebrate Assholes Get a Punch in the Face Day.

I'm about to become an enthusiatic chasmatician* just writing this.
*chas•ma•ti•cian (chăs-mə-tĭsh′ən)
A person skilled or learned in punching people in the mouth who rate it.

Posted by Mike James at May 18, 2014 4:33 PM

Thanks Mike, pretty soon I'll be nationwide.

Posted by: chasmatic [TypeKey Profile Page] at July 30, 2014 10:34 PM

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