Mother Earth shared her concern
For the lonely existence
And wayward actions
Of her restless children
With the older members
Of her solar family

Each shared their memories
Of the rebelliousness
Self absorbed youths demonstrate
During their destructive
And precocious late childhood

Maldek warned his sister
With graphic examples
Of the dire consequences
When an irresponsible
And immature society
Acquires temporal powers
Beyond their understanding
Or capacity to control

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