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by upper2
Rated: E · Poetry · Political · #1905710
A reflection on the Presidential election on Nov 07, 2012
NOVEMBER 07, 2012

Lines - doubled back around, serpentine, very long.

Heat – unrelenting, spirit crushing, irritating.

Patience – limited, sorely tested, unending.

Young adults – uncomfortable, unemployed, rough around the seams.

Seniors – hurting, arthritic, tired.

American-Latinos – effusive, intent, maligned.

Union workers – ambivalent, worried, passionate.

American-Africans – committed, hopeful, disenfranchised.

Women – independent, concerned, purposeful.

Certain State Governors – calculating, partisan, arrogant.

Many Americans – feeling like a Hobson’s choice, disenchanted, worried.

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 – Reds 206, unbelieving, angry, blameful.

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 – Blues 332, ecstatic, reaffirmed, dedicated.

Voting process – Comforting, chaotic, Patriotic.

Nate Silver – 100% call, legend, unparalleled.

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