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Poems about Immigration

16 hours was all it took, To make the change from where I stood. I wanted to go back to that familiar place,
On a special morning in December  20 years ago I landed with only 2 suitcases
Sretno novo leto. Hvala, također.   We sit at our table of three
Cleanliness important since birth  Ingrained in his head since he was a kid  Friday morning palms overhead 
2016 was a year to remember,
When I saw my dad cry I was lost, the male role model who held back tears when nothing would hold back for him.
Jittery, nervous, yet excited, with giddy anticipation coursing through my veins;  
Why do they hate us? They sit upon their skyscrapers
"Who's side are you on" they all asked me, as if I had a clue. "Well who will you vote for in November,
There's a group of people, living in silence - in the darkenss Many are aware of their existence Many are not

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