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Life Arts    H4'ed 3/30/21

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O say can't you see by the dawn's early light

What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming,

Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous night

On our newsfeeds we watched, while our children were dreaming.

And our angry red glare, our hopes bursting in air

Gave proof through the night of what our fears had laid bare!

O say, will that star-tangled banner e're wave

O'er the land of the free or the home of their grave?


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Gary Lindorff is a poet, writer, blogger and author of five nonfiction books, three collections of poetry, "Children to the Mountain", "The Last recurrent Dream" (Two Plum Press), "Conversations with Poetry (coauthored with Tom Cowan), and (more...)
 

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