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A child found in Palestine

Palestinian girl in Gaza eats lemons with salt to cope with hunger… via @YouTube What she’s eating Lemon with salt That’s all she’s got A little girl In a whirl Her mouth she tastes the acid The only food … Continue reading

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The mule women

Its a very hard life For these women At Melilla a border town where SPAIN and Morocco are trading But deep in the heat and despair At five am every morning The women queue up and await A pittance for … Continue reading

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Coming home

Coming back from war Take off your uniform You sure Are not now in theatre You are on the streets of peace You were injured and in hospital But now you are on release Alone Of course You think for … Continue reading

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