Where Civilization Ends: A poem

Shel Silverstein's Where the Sidewalk Ends with bulldozer pushing animals and plants off the edge
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Disclaimer: The following poem is a parody of Shel Silverstein’s “Where the Sidewalk Ends.”   There is a place where civilization ends And the hills no longer roll, only streets that sting, And there the cement suffocates sweet wild And the sun seeks revenge with scorching revile And there is
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