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Leonard Dabydeen


Gun Violence (Tetractys Poem)


Gun
to shoot
aim to kill
enemy eyes
targeted within the scope of your mind.

Take this bullet in your hand to kill me
just load your gun
wait for me
right here
now.

Submitted: Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, February 20, 2013

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Gun violence in communities across many places in North America.

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