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Poem: Stripped of Humanity

Updated on August 8, 2012

Loss of Freedom

Taken Against One's Will....

Taken against one's will, abducted, stripped of all human rights.

Tormented, bullied, mocked and tossed into the perils of fright.

Solidarity and a plan to destroy a common foe,

what's important is that she must never know.

Cloaked in secrecy, insidious it must always be,

we'll teach her a lesson so she'll never be free....

Keep her guessing, and to never really be sure,

pain and suffering daily she must endure.

After some time a grave illness she'll acquire,

And off she'll go, a metaphoric funeral pyre.....


Robin Grosswirth

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  • RobinGrosswirth23 profile imageAUTHOR

    Robin Grosswirth 

    5 years ago from New York

    SylvianeNuccio I am sorry for the pain you endured. Thank you for reading this and commenting.

    girishpuri Thank you for reading and seeing its value.

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    Girish puri 

    5 years ago from NCR , INDIA

    very much thought provoking, great hub.

  • RobinGrosswirth23 profile imageAUTHOR

    Robin Grosswirth 

    5 years ago from New York

    Thanks for your read and commentary. I will check it out.

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    Girish puri 

    5 years ago from NCR , INDIA

    very much thought provoking hub, i have written ' God what next ? ' in the similar context, you can have a look, voted up.

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    IntegrityYes 

    5 years ago

    You are very welcome, Robin.

  • RobinGrosswirth23 profile imageAUTHOR

    Robin Grosswirth 

    5 years ago from New York

    Thank you, Dusty and thank you Integrity.

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    IntegrityYes 

    5 years ago

    I voted up for sure.

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    50 Caliber 

    5 years ago from Arizona

    Well done, with interesting thought to behold.........

  • RobinGrosswirth23 profile imageAUTHOR

    Robin Grosswirth 

    5 years ago from New York

    Deborah, coming from you, well, I am totally humbled and pleased that you took the time to read my work. Thank you. I am thrilled that you enjoyed it!!!!

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    Deborah Brooks Langford 

    5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

    Awesome poem... everyone needs to read this.. I love it.

    sharing and voted up

    debbie

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