armchair firefighting
(i)

burning down
       let’s meet to stop the burning down
the house the burning down
we made the burning down
       let’s meet to stop the burning down

50 firefighters listen 3
discussing water pressure leaks

armchair firefighting

urgency
              no time
       meet
                     to spend time
       to make time
                     to find time
urgency
              no time

don’t keep the petrol by the boiler
i recall we said before

armchair firefighting

armchair firefighting
       but i did not shoot the deputy

electro–straw is just the stuff
we need for sturdy walls
the brochure says it here

50 firefighters listen 3
discuss the art of flame

armchair firefighting

armchair firefighting
       but i did not shoot the deputy
              (either)





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