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The Witnesses

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In Ocean's wide domains,
Half buried in the sands,
Lie skeletons in chains,
With shackled feet and hands.
Beyond the fall of dews,
Deeper than plummet lies,
Float ships, with all their crews,
No more to sink nor rise.
There the black Slave-ship swims,
Freighted with human forms,

Whose fettered, fleshless limbs
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M Asim Nehal 23 December 2015

These are the woes of Slaves; They glare from the abyss; They cry, from unknown graves, We are the Witnesses!

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