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curse at the sun, pray for the rain

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curse at the sun, pray for the rain

The sun stands head held high shimmering of pride
People glide so mundane with a consistent stride
I look left and right all is the same
I curse at the sun and pray for the rain

Troops are killed in a foreign land
History laughs at the stupidity of man
We kick rocks and look to the sky when we asks who’s to blame
I curse at the sun over the sands and pray for the rain

The minute hand rolls as your life goes
Why is everything so typical, who the hell knows?
I curse at the sun and pray for the rain
I curse at the sun and pray for a change
Boredom strikes hard God life is lame

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  1. Date: 5/21/2009 10:12:00 PM

    wow this is lovely and deep=]]Tinkbabyy

  1. Date: 3/11/2009 4:09:00 AM

    The last stanza to this piece is wicked..especially the last line ..very strong write.

  1. Date: 3/10/2009 7:00:00 PM

    James I loved the 5th and 6th line of this poem especially - They rock bro - God Bless, MJ