i have

been
taken

we are

going to take
you

they kept on

sayin'
we'll

take you

far we are

the
fighters for

real

new york is
certified

and

the
end of this

bull
roar rap scene

is nigh and
loud
occupied

taken new

york

is

certified a leader
said

it

just takes

a

little of

this a

little

of

that it

takes

no

such
God

damned thing

in

the

city of
that's

a lie

you

can't do

me
they

said you can't
do

me at

all i am

doing

you 'bro i

am
doing

you

big

time
yo i was

there

from

the
beginning hey

hey

hey

now i am
here for

you
'bro

i am the
winner

and

summer man
yeah

i have

been
taken

we are

going to take
you

they kept on

sayin'
we'll
take you

far we are

the

fighters for

real

new york city

is

certified
and
the
end of this
bull

roar rap

scene
is nigh and

loud

occupied

taken new
york
is
certified a leader
said

it

just takes

a
little of
this a

little

of

that it
takes

no
such
God

damned thing

in

the

city of

that's
a lie new

york

you
can't do
me

they

said you can't

do
me at
all
i am
doing
you 'bro i

am

doing

you
big

time
yo i was there from the beginning
hey

hey

hey
now i am

here for
you

'bro

i am the
winner

and

summer man
yeah

yeah i have
been

taken

taken
far
yo

too

far
too

far

for God too
far

for one as
good

as God even
too

far for you dear i am taken

adulterated
by the digestion

dear

taken
yes
i

am

taken

far
there

is

so

nowhere
else

to
go so suddenly

dear

so
far

as
one

can tell i am here

to

be

taken

further

you
can't

stop

me

from
being

taken

far by the adulterated dear

you
have

been

digested
too
far

dear

taken
yes
you too it

took
you for a

ride

new

york
city

it

digested
you

all new york
city
it

is

you i have

been

calling

dear

for

all

these
years
like a man

honestly

you

are

such a little
one

hundred
and
twelve

what's

the point of

making

it

up

to
me though city

of
new

york

i
am

not your daddy
or

mommy
get

out and carry

on

the
dream

like
you

used

to

do dear i

am
nothing

compared
to you dear

one
hundred

and
twelve

year

old
you

know
what

i

am

sayin' get out
and

do

me
some

good
dear

one

hundred and twelve

year
old

child of the
world
it

is
over so far

as
i
am

concerned unless you do me

some

good

dear

one

hundred
and
twelve

year old we

are
done

i

am

not

going

to

get
in

to
adulterate

you further dear no i

am
taken

and

that's all there

is

to

it

it
just

keeps taking me

further

away from you

anyway
but
do

me

some

good if you

can

yes
if

you
still

have it in

you
to

be

good

do
me some good

dear

look
how

we

are
being

digested

fast dear fast
poetry

is

winning
poetry

wins

your

heart

and there is more there
is

no

way
to

imagine

the
last
of poetry as

nothing

like
this
is

next

one

is poetic in other words and yes
taken

taken by the intelligence dear

there
is nothing to

do

about
how

taken
we

are so suddenly

taken

over

so
suddenly

by

the

intelligence

we
are
in

new
york
and waiting for nothing dear

yes
dear and fighting

for

the

same

thing so suddenly

listen
is

that

you by the way gosh you don't

look
to

be
twelve

hundred

and fifteen years

old

dear you look
more

like my uncle

jimmy

used

to

be

death

warmed

over
but how is

that

possible dear i

hope
you

are

alright listen listen is that
you

or

what

time

is

it

it

is getting late
no

doubt we had

better
yes

we

had a lot
better

than that dear

one

hundred

and
twelve year old
thing
listen
i

have

been

taken

dear

it
is

old
but

not that old

get

dear

come

on
are

you

kidding

me

get
out there and do that

thing

again that is
no

good for me
dear
but

thanks

anyway for all
those

with an abstract that is

so

many

ways
a
circle

here

we
go

again

yes

one

is taking it
now

as we have

been

taken
again

one
is

taking it personally
dear
so

like

the question and the answer

i
suspect

one

is

not
afraid of this

question

as
there

are
so

many

self

manifested

questions

and answers no one is
afraid

of

becoming
a person again

for
nothing
dear
it
is

all dear to

me

from
one

perspective yes it

is

dear and so

are
you

ready
for this question
and
answer
dear

yes dear you

are

ready so far

as
i can tell

you

are

ready

for
this

and
i

am

going

to
ask

you a question

that

is

self

manifested dear you

are
not going to

answer

me
though
you

are
going to listen

yes

you

are

going
to

listen to me
give
you

the

answer to my

this

self

manifested
question or you

are
going

away
for a very

long

time now what

is

the question dear
there

is

no

question about it

this

is the answer

to
your question i just gave

you

the question and
the
answer

dear

one

hundred and twelve

year

old
nonsense

listen
i

am not going

to

tell
you

again
dear

once

is

enough
by
all

accounts
taken