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These walls

Leo Long 1986 (Durban)

Blank
They stare at me
Oblivious
To the rage below

Congregating in corners
They plot against me
Sadistically
Blocking out the world

Chained
Voice eludes my tongue
Hoarse from silence
Deafened by its echo

But determined
My will hammers away
Rhythmic
I will not succumb

Heart beats or sledge strokes?
I will break free
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