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Ibrahim Ibn Salma


Resistance


Resistance


Identity lost,
Dignity ripped,
Land occupied,

Resistance inevitable,

History witnessed;

The tribe of Mahatma,
The nation of Martin,
The country of Nelson

Prevailed,

Sabers never rattled,
Bullets never fired,
Blood never shed

But,

Identity reclaimed,
Dignity restored,
Land freed,

And above all,

Peace won.


Submitted: Friday, August 10, 2012
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