They reach me from afar the feathery waves of your surrounding shores.
I shower my heart in the warmth of your brightful sea, in the dazzle of fight that swings over your sky.
The breath of time eternal, engraved wide wrinkles on the scarlet soil of your body.
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Publication information: Book title: Then, They Were Twelve:The Women of Washington's Embassy Row. Contributors: Marilyn Séphocle - Author. Publisher: Praeger Publishers. Place of publication: Westport, CT. Publication year: 2000. Page number: 35.
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