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Saeid Hadavand

Rookie (1984 / September / 16 / Iran)

Don't be afraid O 'Neda' (In the memory of 'Neda agha soltan')


This poem is presented by me in memory of the pretty poor girl Neda agha soltan to her family, Iran and the world.
' Neda ' has been killed in 2009/06/20 in Tehran - Iran by a bullet on her chest in the crowds of 10th presidental election protests of Iran.
I saw the video. It was painful. When I was watching it, When she was going, I heared her music master (The old man in the video) was saying to her: ' Don't be afraid, Don't be afraid... '
And now I'm here to complete his sentence for you.

You can see this bloody video here:
http: //www.youtube.com/verify_age? &next_url=/watch%3Fv%3DOjQxq5N-Kc



Don't be afraid o 'Neda'

Don't be afraid of crowd
Of the cries or threats
Of the shouting very loud
Don't be afraid o 'Neda'

Don't be afraid of the gun
Of the bangs of foolishness
Of the streets of Tehran
Don't be afraid o 'Neda'

Don't be afraid in the pain
Of the bullets of grudge
Of the people come insane
Don't be afraid o 'Neda'

Don't be afraid what you see
Of the angel of the death
Of travel, Just be free
Don't be afraid o 'Neda'

Don't be afraid of going
Of the red of your blood
Of the color, It's Green
Don't be afraid o 'Neda'


Peace to the world
Tuesday 2009/june/23

Submitted: Tuesday, June 23, 2009
Edited: Monday, November 09, 2009

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