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My head hurts, my chest pounds The men with guns all around They frighten me, standing tall I watch them, as they line us on a wall One by one my heart clenches As I see my people fall And I know that I am next Now the people watch, and their hearts clench As I fall.

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Date: 3/24/2016 6:51:00 PM
A great write, a great tribute. Thanks for sharing.
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Karissa Kelley
Date: 3/24/2016 7:54:00 PM
Thank you so much for reading and for the compliment! Xx