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NO HOME

No Home 
There was a young lad who hadn’t a home
so off to the Social he went for a loan.
 He told them, I’m hungry, I’ve nothing to eat
no money no food or shoes on my feet.
They told him ‘No’; He began to cry
He pleaded and asked them why not, Why?
I haven’t even got a bed 
 I may as well be bloody dead.’
Tired hungry and full of woe 
what to do he didn’t know?
So off to Calais he went 
to live with the refugees. In a tent.

Copyright © Joan Warburton | Year Posted 2016

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  1. Date: 4/23/2016 2:49:00 AM

    I went two years ago yes I wanted to highlight the state of the country and how desperate we are getting as well as the refugees. thank you for your comment x
  1. Date: 4/22/2016 1:18:00 PM

    I have been to calais... it is horrific...

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