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hayfevered

on funeral costs

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it's a concept, the idea of
'donate to Science', it

avoids the costs of congregational
weeping, of black silk and
sermons and organs and embalming and

rain-spitting gusts against the
backs of guests who
gave up their sunday to watch
hardwood reeled into 6x3 home--

instead, a hollow where mass
mourning stood and the funeral
home church pews line up empty

and Science bows in thanks, its institutions,
its formless conglomerate grateful

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holla holla get dolla

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