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The Right To Vote

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I hold my ballot in my shaking hand
And say to myself: this is cause and effect.
The opportunity is so grand
I have spent all my life to expect.

You have lived in a free country,
Here you and your ancestors were born;
Your civil rights are numerous and sundry;
Please do feel pity for the forlorn.

I had exercised my right to vote
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Chinedu Dike 23 May 2018

Fine and lofty verse written with clarity of thought and mind. The essence of Democracy, Freedom, and Ballot Box are aptly captured in the poem. Really an insightful piece nicely penned in persuasive poetic expressions with conviction. Thanks for sharing Nhuan. Please read my poem Mzansi And The Ballot Box.

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