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Ezra Pound - In the Old Age of the Soul

I do not choose to dream; there cometh on me
Some strange old lust for deeds.
As to the nerveless hand of some old warrior
The sword-hilt or the war-worn wonted helmet
Brings momentary life and long-fled cunning,
So to my soul grown old - 
Grown old with many a jousting, many a foray, 
Grown old with namy a hither-coming and hence-going - 
Till now they send him dreams and no more deed;
So doth he flame again with might for action,
Forgetful of the council of elders,
Forgetful that who rules doth no more battle,
Forgetful that such might no more cleaves to him
So doth he flame again toward valiant doing. 

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Poet: Ezra Pound
Poem: In the Old Age of the Soul
Poem of the Day: Feb 23 2009

Comment 164 of 164, added on October 21st, 2014 at 9:24 AM.

Five Grades
One race of devils
one race of proud citizens
one race of parasites
one race of political bastards
one race of mud slappers
It takes a dirty bastard to turn against his nation and
his family in allowing the United Nations Organization to
literally drag our republic into the claws of Lucifer.

from United States
Comment 163 of 164, added on October 19th, 2014 at 11:07 PM.

Our pseudo democratic national government went belly-up within
the last decade. Both houses of congress have fallen into alien states’ affairs, which are under professional dictatorships. Caught
between the jaws of a fiat currency and trillions in debt., and failing to weigh the scales of economic equilibrium, a Golan Monster has arisen from the depths of joint political iniquity. The state, the people, suffer from massive nihilism. Through political gangrene; in authority political gangsters, as a whole, labor under an invisible
oppressive ruling elite. Psychotics under an inlaid abnormal neurosis harbor guilt complexes.
Nothing is more observable than human nature, when one is caught in any difficult situation. Governmental officials now
suffer from the Personality Suppression Complex Syndrome. It is evident that professional politicians are more prone to divert attention from themselves by converting a known truth as a reversed lie. Under public pressure along with party oppression in maintaining outright lies, mass neurosis erupts into uncontrolled
anxiety. The late Dr. Sigmund Freud clarifies such mental disturbances as the “ The Personality Complex syndrome.
Peradventure an implosion will come to light, when both houses of congress, the state Dept., federal reserve, and all political hanger-oners visit individual psychiatrists, for an oppressive inability to fix a problem that will allow one to think for themselves. Otherwise, America will still paddle down to a benevolent Marxian orientated river of no return. Approaching socialism is the aim of that notorious invisible ruling elite, that has decades in the past, brought on governmental oppressive rule, by way of suppressive thought, towards an enemy within from speaking the truth.

hogorina from United States
Comment 162 of 164, added on October 19th, 2014 at 8:17 PM.

children in danger

Politicians are a very clever in their research regarding mental
disturbances. Debating you would be foolish, because it is
impossible to change another mind; however, education opens up individual perception and conception, in every direction of newly discovered pathways, to merge in the future.

Bringing up Dr. Freud’s Oedipus syndrome, we must conclude that a specific and particular tribal psychoneurosis is being repressed, within the very depths of this man’s [ his [ known inhibitions, of which forces having a tribal related international hysteria.
This psychoanalyst in the early twenties toured America outwardly proclaiming that all citizens in this state
were paranoid. But then again, being suspicious of strangers is a class perception.

We know that Dr. Sigmund Freud, just as Dr. Albert Einstein and Theodore Hershel, so-called founder of Zionism, has been co-collaborators as contemporary partisans, while residing in Vienna during the early eighteen-hundreds. Several of Freud’s co-workers went their ways, because they realized that Oedipus complex
had rested upon sex. The late Dr. Ben Friedman declared
phallus worship covers thousands of years from the past. And began to research into Freud’s ancestry to discover
the nature as one being absolutely spell-bound by some sort emotional fixation being tied to individual erotic desires. In essence, this bright man [ Freud , was actually using specific by-words to cover his own religion.

Please allow me to reiterate that the National Psychiatric Association has gotten away from the tag of
schizophrenia as a catchall to cover specific mental disorders not understood. The late Dr. Judd Marmor in
his ” Psychiatry In Transition ” and the late Dr. Karl
Mennenger in his ” A Psychiatrist’s World ” will support the death of schizophrenic pandering.

Actually, the psychiatric world has dropped the word schizophrenic from its nomenclature on mental instability. Decades past, a radio personality, Major Bows, came on line with the words: ” Round and round she goes, and where she stops nobody knows.” Generally, this applies to our national citizens for sure, when anxiety steps forward before Congress, unannounced, in exploring the public utility of conquoring mother nature.

Yes, indeed, when an erotically inspired suppressed
individual takes a public stand in trying to shield repressed and socially unacceptable
uncontrolled inhibitions of personal proclivity to wander the psychoanalyitic path ” The Personality Suppression complex Syndrome.” When individuals use a
political front, audience, democrat/republican, this is a pure herd instinct, in seeking some pleasure principle.

Getting back to Major Bows; he was a spy, but the people could care less; for he too, said just what they wanted
to hear. nothing! This man was a walking contraceptive in
that he was inhibited with repressing untruths, self-induced masochism or the magnetic public venture of
spouting the greatness of contraceptive safety in attempting to shield suppressed erotic desires of bought into anxiety.

Further.Dr Freud’s social and political contraceptive
is sounding off through specific individuals, in
demanding that their next door neighbors, tax payers,
should pay for the good times ahead. Maybe tax payers do not want to abort mother nature in releasing pent up
erotic specifics, rather revealing a guilt complex in
keeping in harmony the daily routine of public exhibitionist demanding via touting. For anyone to lead their case for contraceptives actually opens a door to
an earlier childhood that might fall into the realm of Freud’s Oedipus syndrome. But this identification with at totler birth is lake a lead balloon that will never fly. We must conclude that pro-contraceptive advocates,
now fit into Fred’s perception of whom suffer from ” The Personality Suppression Gravitational Syndrome.” All in
all, individual guilt and erotic repressions use the mother nature block.

hogorina from United States

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