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Your Lover by the Sea

Your Lover by the Sea,
overlooking the rocks as the waves crash the beach,
I often think of you,
though you don't really remember me,
I tried to save you once, from the Lord's castle
at Normandy. I was hired by the English Crown but

the Lord at Tankerville had found me out.

He knew that you and I were meant to be.

We joined as one only after you jumped after me.

I was struck by an arrow from the Lord's archers to protect the castle.
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James Maurer

James Hudson Maurer (April 15, 1864 – March 16, 1944) was a prominent American trade unionist who twice ran for the office of Vice President of the United States on the ticket of the Socialist Party of America. more…

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