Torture Is the Rash of the Disease

Music: Pieces en Concert -- Prelude, La Tromba, Air de Diable.
By Francois Couperin.
Performed by The Advent Chamber Orchestra at the Free Music Archive
under a Creative Commons Attribution/ShareAlike license.

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Torture is the rash of the disease,
On which a diagnosis can be based.
Regarding information one might gain:
The free press must inflict the healing pain,
Uncovering the mange beneath the sleaze.
Restoring health requires each chain be traced
Even to the hearts such horrors graced.

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon



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