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phil ochs/ double-decker...

Posted to Action Poetry




they stole the voice, the vision....
out there the grabbed it from you....

i ain't marchin' anymore to this same stale tune....


around thirty, forty years after the fact some still call yr name "Hey Phil!" .... the voice still the same engrained into a wider broader consciousness...


send a tape from california, phil.... we'll watch the news and puzzle: analyze....


BUT...


what one must have is vision, not the surgeon's scalpel...there are warnings and precautions, ask the S.G. .... must be pure, truly see?......