We are the parade

20130818 Pride Montreal

We are the parade
It’s no use bitching about
Corporate sponsors
Sit back and speculate on
The spectators—glorious


Depth Charge: This year’s gay and lesbian pride parade in Montreal definitely had aspects that were less than charming—tacky, overbearing sponsorship by Big-Pharma, for example, and more than annoying—over one hour for just three participants to pass-by, sucking all the energy out of the event, but all of this faded into irrelevancy once I focused my attention on the crowd. It was then I started to dance.

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