Austerity is enough to drive honest folks to Poetry

by zunguzungu

I. On Valentine’s day, I wrote this poem:

Valentine’s Day at the RSF
Fiat With Love
7:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Free Italian Coffee and Roses
11:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Free Pepsi Products
Pizza and Roses
Brought to you by McKevitt Fiat

II. It was inspired by this:

III. Wednesday, I read it here.

IV. The motto of The University of California is “Fiat Lux,” which means “Let there be light.” It is exactly the point that I’m not sure whether McKevitt Fiat is aware of that, or if anyone is, or if it matters.