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  • We live over wheels
    Trucks and buses
    Campers, pop-ups, pull-behinds
    Rolling houses on the road
    In all kinds of weather

    At the mercy of the elements
    Our ticky-tacky trailers
    Circled like wagons
    We wait out the storm

    We are show trash
    Hippie Gypsies
    Old hobos
    New vaudevillians

    Grown up kids who long ago
    Ran away from home
    To join the circus and
    Become the guardians of
    Cotton candy dreams

    We watch ourselves age
    Play at being players
    Work hard not working

    Our kids run away from the circus
    To raise their kids
    In homes with no wheels
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