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A Message To America

Rating: 2.6
You have the grit and the guts, I know;
You are ready to answer blow for blow
You are virile, combative, stubborn, hard,
But your honor ends with your own back-yard;
Each man intent on his private goal,
You have no feeling for the whole;
What singly none would tolerate
You let unpunished hit the state,
Unmindful that each man must share
The stain he lets his country wear,
And (what no traveller ignores)
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COMMENTS
Parker 15 April 2020
does this have personification or metaphors?
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Alex Krotz 22 November 2013
sad to hear that even back then america was a laughing stock
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