"The Incumbent" as written by and Michael/degliantoni Doughty....
New York, New York
I won't go back
Indelible reminder of the steel I lack
I gave you seven years
What did you give me back?
A jaw-grind, disposition to a panic attack

On this side the incumbent
And who quoth
There's only one everything
Red sucker mouth


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"The Incumbent" as written by Michael Doughty Mark Degliantoni

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    General CommentHe lived in New York for years. The atmosphere of the city filled him with anxiety, and he's had enough.

    The glamorized dream of moving out to New York to make it big is a sucker's game.
    parkerdannielon November 22, 2014   Link
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    General CommentHe lived in New York for years. The atmosphere of the city filled him with anxiety, and he's had enough.

    The glamorized dream of moving out to New York to make it big is a sucker's game.
    parkerdannielon November 22, 2014   Link

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