Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
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Independence Ode

Rating: 2.8

Columbia, fair queen in your glory!
Columbia, the pride of the earth!
We crown you with song- wreath and story;
We honour the day of your birth!

The wrath of a king and his minions
You braved, to be free, on that day;
And the eagle sailed up on strong pinions,
And frightened the lion at bay.

Since the chains and the shackles are broken,
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AARYA KULKARNI 23 August 2021

I LOVED IT IT JUST BLEW MY HEAD OFF LOTS OF LOVE FROM INDIA

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AARYA KULKARNI 23 August 2021

HI MA'AM I AM AARYA A 11 YEAR OLD KID FROM INDIA I WAS LOOKING UP TO WRITE A OEM ON INDEPENDENCE I THEN GRADUALLY CAME ACROSS THIS POEM

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Shaun Cronick 01 May 2020

Great poem if you're born in Columbia

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