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[Powderworks] Dee Dee Ramone is Dead...cont'd

Tari, Vince fstariv1@nmhg.com
Tue, 11 Jun 2002 02:05:10 -0500

Your point being ?

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> From: fish_oil@space.com [mailto:fish_oil@space.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, 11 June 2002 8:30 AM
> To: powderworks@cs.colorado.edu
> Subject: [Powderworks] Dee Dee Ramone is Dead...cont'd
> Ahoy again Powdermites,
> Sorry. I'm getting caught up after a week at sea
> (yargh!) and posted a bit hastily. Glitch, I think you
> are right too. This kind of thing obviously isn't cured
> with a "get over it" or "just say no" approach, or with
> get tough programs that treat addiction like a form of
> entertainment. There's something much darker at work
> here. Kate, or our Village Girl or someone spoke of
> stealing a soul, well, that's close IMO. What leads one
> to such desperation/vulnerability varies from soul to
> soul, but it seems to be about filling holes. And like
> nuclear waste, 'once the stuff goes in, you cannot get
> it out.' Not that every recovering addict is
> necessarily going to go shitzoid and wind up like Mr
> Ramone, but even after all these years, there's still
> this seductive little bitch of a ghost....who can
> become this ruinous and terrible queen, like the
> transformation in Lord of the Rings where beautiful
> Galadriel becomes the terrible object of all our love
> and despair... one must always be, umm, respectful of
> that. Lest she shift shape and smite you from some
> unknown quarter. She can be, after all, any from among
> a pantheon of insatiable imposters, each one eager to
> pour itself into our soul holes and begin suckling. For
> God's sake, protect your neck!!!!
> cheers (yeah right) and mostly over it,
> bruce in calgary
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