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 DINOSAURS
I wrote this poem after watching the film "Cry Freedom" which of course is about apartheid in South Africa, a very moving film...
Hope you out there get the feeling of the bulldozers (dinosaurs)
smashing down the black South Africans home/townships...

DINOSAURS
As darkness lifts across the land, the roar

Of giants slowly creep cautiously, quietly

Yet, proudly of what is about to take place,

For this dinosaur there shall be no shame.

In moments it will cause annihilation and destruction

To this peaceful city of corrugated heaven and earth

Babies will scream in their mothers arms, and the fire God

Will consume everything in his path.

Men with guns and sticks beat one another in retaliation

For what? All they are doing is living, in a home made out of tin

While diplomats talk of new policies, the killing goes on

And children die, perhaps now it's time to talk again before

More die, before the dinosaurs return.

B...
Copywriter UK 2006
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