Orders for Citizens in the Year 2060 A.D.

by W.G.Bliss

1. OBEY.
2. KEEP YOUR PAPERS IN ORDER.
3. STAY WHERE YOU BELONG.
4. DO NOT ARGUE OR CONNIVE
5. BE HAPPY WITH THE STATE SYSTEM.
6. DO ALL REQUIRED TELEVISION WATCHING.
7. HEED SCHEDULES AND CURFEWS.
8. AVOID BEING DEVIANT.
9. DO NOT KNOW UNAPPROVED THINGS.
10. DO NOT DISCARD UNUSED ITEMS OR FOOD RATIONS OR THE GARBAGE COLLECTORS WILL FILE A REPORT.
11. ENJOY THE ADVANTAGES OF REGIMENTED LIVING.
12. INITIATVE IS SUSPECT.
13. BE A SAFE PEDESTRIAN. VEHICLES DO NOT CHANGE COURSE OR STOP FOR YOU.
14. AVOID PRATTLING OBSOLETE POLITICAL SLOGANS.
15. IF IN DOUBT, APPLY FOR A PERMIT!

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