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Vietnamese Refugee Boat People Forty Years Later
This poem is dedicated to many thousands of boat people
Who perished by the sea
As soon as I woke up this morning
I felt overwhelmed by memories of long ago past.
Many years of war tore my country apart
Million people left their relatives and their country Vietnam.
After losing the war, many people escaped for their lives
With their possessions in their handbags or knapsacks.
They left everything behind hoping to be alive
They were willing to sacrifice for their future lives.
They left their homes when it rained or ...
The Four Last Things
Among four last things:
Death, Judgement, Heaven and Hell
Hell, I can avoid.
I aim for Heaven
By loving God and humans
And by God's mercy.
Mary is my shield