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Love will tear us apart again

by Popcorn Dave (Abbot)
on Jun 19, 2002 at 23:52 UTC ( [id://175869]=poem: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

This is my first attempt at perl poetry, so go easy... : )

Hats off to Katgirl's submission for the inspiration. Toughest part was trying to find a song to work with.

use CGI; print "Content-type: text/html\n\n"; print "eval{<bites>$routine 'hard'</bites> && $ambitions = 'low' && $resentments = 'high' && !($emotions ne $grow)}"; @ways = map($changing, @roads); &love($love); &love($love); sleep(eval{open STDOUT, 'you cry'}); print "<b>my $failings<b>\n"; my $mouth =~ m/taste/ig; $desperation = $hold; undef &something_so_good; &love($love); &love; &love; &love; sub love{ $us = shift; split/apart again/,$us; } sub something_so_good{ }

Some people fall from grace. I prefer a running start...

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Re: Love will tear us apart again
by bnh (Novice) on Jun 21, 2002 at 18:56 UTC
    There have many covers of this song that absolutly reeeeeek.. ..... (The Cure and Grace Jones in particular should go run and hide in shame) but your version stands proud, stark, sincere and beautiful
Re: Love will tear us apart again
by mr2 (Friar) on Jun 20, 2002 at 16:04 UTC
    very nice!!!

    (if you did'n tell that it was your "first attempt at perl poetry" nobody wouldn't gues ;))

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