There´s a Global Code Coming

There´s a global code coming; I know when it's due:
Effective in twenty thirty-two.
No one will then escape strict supervision
by agencies programmed to gain your submission.

The code will be written in Moscow or Bonn
and be valid for everywhere under the sun.
Uncle Sam and the Kremlin and China and France
will join forces to teach the whole world how to dance.

You´ll be given a global residence file
which all agents can reach on a simplified dial.
Technological means used for national strife
will be altered to harness and govern your life.

George Orwell was right, though a bit premature
Regarding the future, is anyone sure?
Just decipher and read, if it isn´t too hard,
THE FINE PRINT ON YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY CARD!

 

- Tarjei Straume, Los Angeles 1982

 

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