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Kimberly Wares

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Nine Years


Nine years of fighting
Fighting without a cause
Just like a tiger
Bites, shreds, and claws
Nine years of crying
Crying over our suffers
Praying that our people
Will stop killing each other
Nine years of dying
Dying for what I say?
A feud that’s unstoppable
Will it stop? Highly improbable
Are these nine years worth
All the damage they’ve done?
Are we still going to suffer
For the years to come?

2010

Submitted: Tuesday, November 16, 2010

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