Looking For A Poem
(1/29/2005 8:47:00 PM)
I'm sorry I haven't got back to you sooner. I wasn't expecting a response from anyone so I am very happy that you have taken the time.
I believe that these two lines are indeed from the poem I am looking for.
It's actually a political comment about the dark motives of affluent nations that provide aid to third world.
I first came across it when I was in high school and have been trying to track it down for years.
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Like a soldier's hard-earned stripes, his cuts
run across his arms, their raised shine standing out.
I am mesmerized by ...