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Oh God, My Beauty!

Cold Is Agonyís Cage

In The Valley Without Vision

Ruthless Pride

Fruits Evil Hands Did Sow

Defining True Beauty

I Throw My Words Toward Tomorrow

The Hands Of Time Are All Of Our To Bear

Let The Passion Flow


There Is Beauty In The Ground

Condition Of Thee

All The Flowers You Plant Tomorrow

We Are Such Small People

Looking Back

Nefarious Love 2

She Was A Masterpiece

Dark Skies

Loneliness Walks The Strangerís Road

The Apology

Nefarious Love

Street Struggle 101 (If You Play The Game)

I See You Mercy

Reverse The Curse They Tried To Ascribe To You

Our Father

Beautiful Flower

Man Can Only Do So Much

The Silent Sufferer

Humble Happiness And Pity Pain

Pen Me My Honesty

If You Tear The Passion From My Soul

Listen To The Skyís Sad Song

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City Crime

Why must Rachael weep...?
Another child's shot,
    Took my sleep
It's sad to see our future
become our past
Burying precious dreams...
We will not last
Must young men kill young men
and grieve old men's hearts?
Another spot on the ground is found
Ripping mothers apart
Those fools think in order to possess heaven  
they must rule hell
Though they roam free
they are locked in jail
Scare to expand their minds beyond
the circle of their head
Before I finish...
     Another child's dead
Plotting and slipping
among the sticks and the bricks
or woods and streets
Another shot is heard...
Broke my sleep
This time little Betty Lou got hit
The caskets are getting smaller
     Internally sick
With the voices of thousands we cry!
Yet they die...yet they die

copyrights 2006
Robert Anthony James


City Crime



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