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THE JOURNEY OF NO RETURN!

By Oliver Plaice, www.PoetryPoem.com/oliverspoems    Unlock all Features - Upgrade to Poetry Prime

Cramped in this wooden cage like cattle

cold, freezing dying yet still we stand waiting...

among our dead children who cry out no more in hunger

Starring through the cracks I see a barren land

which stirs my bones to their core

hour after hour we travel thirsting, and hungry

we pray to our God, there is nothing forthcoming...

At the end the train pulls up suddenly
the sound of barking dogs, shouts and whips
men in boots put us into two lines
I never see my parents or children again...

The flames light up the night sky
whispers within the huts...cannot be true
Can they? Six million died -
but there were survivors to tell the TRUTH...

                                                                          B...
Written 7 February 2015










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