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afloat on the river

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afloat on the river

niger lost a night's rest
for her children
swept by the flood 
of her furious night
& as she wept amadioha
brought the victims
afloat on the river.

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  1. Date: 10/26/2012 9:30:00 AM
    Well written verse. Hurtful images in a powerhouse write. Brilliantly conceived!