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SILENT SCREAMS

ANUMOL C.R.

Listen
Silent screams
tears of despair
can't you hear ?
clipped her wings
set fire to her dreams
why oh why she sings

Her body scarred
her soul scarched
her spirit torn apart

Silent screams
can't you hear ?

Cut me down 
shoot me down
the red flows
the red sings 
silent screams
can't you hear ?

A mother's womb
is this my home
now a catacomb
a mother weeps
silent screams
can't you hear? 

Lurking and plotting
whispers and arrows
let me live, let me live
slow burn no return 
i cry out , cry out

remember her ashes
fire to fire
remember her silence
chained to courage
remember her mother
ruined and still
she will return
born of fire,
silent screams
can't you hear?


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