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There be Monsters

  • Posted July 17, 2007 by Pete Viewed 621 times

“He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”

Friedrich Nietzsche

Our cities have turned into jungles
And corruption is stranglin' the land
The police force is watching the people
And the people just can't understand
We don't know how to mind our own business
'Cause the whole worlds got to be just like us
Now we are fighting a war over there
No matter who's the winner
We can't pay the cost
'Cause there's a monster on the loose
It's got our heads into a noose
And it just sits there watching
From the 1970 release “Monster”
Steppenwolf Cover

Words and music by John Kay, Jerry Edmonton, Nick St. Nicholas and Larry Byrom

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    • # Silke

      PLEASE - tell me: WHAT IS THAT ?????
      ...
      ...
      NO!! Don`t tell it! I don`t want to know it!
      That`s more than scary...

      ;-)

      2007.07.18 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Pete

      Thank you
      South African Catfish or commonly known as the Baber
      grows larger than a man
      If you want to catch a big one they say you put a whole chicken on a hook ;-)

      2007.07.18 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Tim

      Help!!! Help!!! they are appearing everywhere now,,,,omggggggggggg!!!!!!!!!!

      2007.07.17 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Tim

      i don´t know what to say, really don´t know what to say, I think I will need the whole afternoon to recover..I better go to the beach...or not... Oh my..they live in the water... I must hide somewhereeeeeeee.
      U must be glad slowpete,,u have spoiled my summer now,, grrrrrrrrr

      Took me a while to know what they were and still now i have no idea what they are... is this the beginning of something..or the end???

      2007.07.17 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Charles Stirton

      [i]To conclude, all other living creatures live orderly and well, after their own kind: we see them flock and gather together, and ready to make head and stand against all others of a contrary kind: the lions as fell and savage as they be, fight not with one another: serpents sting not serpents, nor bite one another with their venomous teeth: nay the very monsters and huge fishes of the sea, war not amongst themselves in their own kind: but believe me, man at man's hand receiveth most harm and mischief.[/i] [b]Pliny The Elder[/b] (23 AD - 79 AD)

      2007.07.17 Edited Reply Cancel

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