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''I Can't Breathe'': In Memory of George Floyd

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A senryu in dedication to the memory of George Floyd, whose tragic death is mourned by us all.

“I can't breathe!” he cries, over and over again. No use. Dead. By knee!

Copyright © | Year Posted 2020




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Date: 6/2/2020 1:35:00 PM
Hello goc Nguyen, So nice to meet you. Nguyen, this should have never happened. Enjoy your day my friend.
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Date: 6/1/2020 11:19:00 AM
I share your sentiment. Warm poetry hugs, Maureen
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Date: 6/1/2020 4:28:00 PM
Thank you, Maureen, for sharing my sentiment--and the sentiment of all of the Youth (who are currently protesting)! Thank you, also, for the warm poetry hugs. Alone, we are oppressed and silenced; but united, we are defiant and finally heard! ~Ngoc
Date: 6/1/2020 11:08:00 AM
Great dedication!
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Date: 6/1/2020 11:15:00 AM
Thank you, Silent One, for the compliment! ~Ngoc