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Rest In Peace

Rating: 3.0

No more for you the city's thorny ways,
The ugly corners of the Negro belt;
The miseries and pains of these harsh days
By you will never, never again be felt.

No more, if still you wander, will you meet
With nights of unabating bitterness;
They cannot reach you in your safe retreat,
The city's hate, the city's prejudice!

'Twas sudden--but your menial task is done,
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Jayatissa K. Liyanage 15 September 2014

Did she finish him? I wonder. What ever, it is well written and rhythmic to the heart.

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