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A Country On Its Knees

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A Country on Its Knees

Come, all you people of Ireland's green land,
Follow the march and give us a hand,
Let's rid of this Government once and for all,
Come on comrades and rally to the call.
They have taken our dignity, and our pride,
So let's join together and march side by side.
To the streets, we shall go, with banners held high,
'Down with water charges! ' is the motto we'll cry!

Kenny, your days are numbered so beware,
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Monday, November 24, 2014
Topic(s) of this poem: country,sadness,slavery
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
this tell of how some of the working classes feel about a leadership that is very unfair of the people of Ireland with austerely
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Chinedu Dike 13 September 2020

Heartfelt patriotic rendition insightfully brought forth with conviction.

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Fabrizio Frosini 29 September 2015

'We want a decent leadership! ' yes, and not only in Ireland, Mai

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Ming Murphy 15 September 2015

Very true words

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Fabrizio Frosini 04 January 2015

Nice lines, Mai, filled with great passion. Un canto patriottico di grande intensità, che è quasi un manifesto politico :) // a patriotic song with such a degree of intensity that is almost a political manifesto Thanks for sharing

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