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The Cause

We are going to tell them how they must live,
How little they can take and how much they must give.

And for their compliance what shall they get?
Why surely a better life, and an even more certain debt.

And it is us, whom these people will owe,
For because of our actions, their “freedom” they shall know.

But worry not what this “freedom” will cost,

A country broken, countless lives lost.
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