Face facts: some are ruled by hope and some by fear.
All are mortal, even you. Yes, even you,
Comrade, with your hundred smiling Facebook faces.
Each keystroke, rat-a-tat-tat, fires gunshots
Branding terror, while jaded papparazzi
Offer bounties for another shot, a
One-time deal, exceptional, American
Killings as natural as apple pies.