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Babelfishing Poetry: "Seneca Cannot Be Too Heavy"

Babelfishing Poetry: "Seneca Cannot Be Too Heavy"


Hello all!  Thank you for dropping by again, it's so nice to see you! I hope, wherever you are, you've been able to enjoy some lovely Spring weather.  It's time now for more Babelfishing poetry, where I take song lyrics, run them through an on-line translator such as (but not necessarily) Babelfish, modify the punctuation a bit, and wind up with a quirky kind of poem.

This week's feature is New Wave band Ultravox's lush and haunting reflection on a lost romance, "Vienna" (listen to song here).  Enjoy. 


Seneca Cannot Be Too Heavy

A sharp cold flow.
The windows were designed by ice.

Potash was discovered
in the dark.

So what?  Passionate?
It was my voice.
It will be up to you.
He thought I should.

Unlimited music production: Seneca cannot be too heavy.
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Beautiful rhythm,
take the difference between the dark green night,
despite all the cold.

Heaven and Earth, the heart of arms' warmth, and cold grey
moderators.

Photo sowacho.
I mean to me.
But he didn't do it for me.

Well done, Vienna.


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