speak of accident

Markus Kiener 1960 (Regensdorf)



when a north American Indian is found dead
they speak of accident
when a south American Indian is found dead
they speak of accident

whenever an Indian is found dead
they speak of accident
may they always be right
and never repent

speak of accident
when you will find me dead
speak of accident
and remember what I said
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Submitted by Kimi on December 30, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme aBaB aBxx BaBa
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 319
Words 61
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 4, 4, 4

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