There Will Be Rats

“There will be rats coming in [to the library] to practice reading, and some to do research.”

Robert C. O’Briem

There will be rats, all sorts.

You cannot be rid of them for they are not akin to bed-bugs or roaches.

They oftentimes live amongst us, as distraction creeps into the human psyche, we are becoming unable to discern the difference between them.

Some rats work some don’t, some thrive, while others do not. Some spell good fortune and others may bring doom.

However, whether they bring in the next Golden Era, the ‘utopia’ one seeks or they come bearing the gifts of authoritarianism and societal collapse, you can be sure:

There will be rats, all sorts.

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