It’s not about the fire
or the spectacle
of this tyrannical system
going up in flames.

It is, as it has always been,
about what comes next
from out of the ashes.

Don’t be distracted
by shiny objects
(or lying media pundits).

The prize
is what gets birthed
in our new image.

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