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laudine warbus


let there be peace on the lummi rez


Let there be peace on the Lummi Rez
Let us all get along and not fight
Even with the blood and crips
Let them be kewl.
Let us all have love for one another
Let all the parents stop the yelling and beating on the children, and teenagers
Let all family and friends stop arguing and
Just get along for once,
Let all be clothed with passionate patience,
Let all respect one another.
Let peace on this Lummi Rez,
Let peace calm the spirits of every domain,
Let peace beat at the Lummi Nation School,
Let each achieve peace with poor pain.
Peace, to you we plead: come to us.
Peace, we entreat you: deign on us.
Peace, we want you: envelope us.
Let our homes be adorned with peace,
Let our streets be paved with peace,
Let our rez have peace for once
Let peace taint our every thought.
Let there be peace, let peace never cease
Let there be peace, let war forever cease.

By: Laudine Warbus

Submitted: Monday, April 21, 2008

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  • Dan Friend (1/18/2010 12:04:00 AM)

    One of my favorite poems.. Did you know when you Google 'peace and Love' this poen=m is a hit on the first page? That's how I discovered your poetry. Remarkable. I wish peace for all of you there. (Report) Reply

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