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Afghanistan Ladies

April 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Poetry

Pale blue robes cover head to toe,
A body within, nothing must show.
A man with a cane lashing out,
No cry of pain, no angry shout.
“Men are disciplined, Women are not,
This the way they have to be taught.”
Ladies in blue lashed by a cane,
I cry for you and share your pain.

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