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Maya Angelou, "On the Pulse of the Morning"

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Revision as of 19:00:00, Dec 31, 1969
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Mr. Vice President and Mrs. Gore, and Americans everywhere.
 
Mr. Vice President and Mrs. Gore, and Americans everywhere.
  
A rock, a river, a tree
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A rock a river a tree
Hosts to species long since departed
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Hosts to species long since departed mark the mastodon, the dinosaur, sabertoothed donkey, and the neophyte revolution on planets young and old but especially large.  Red headed beasts and elvish tongues wax old and full of grace beyond the comprehension of mice and men.
Marked the mastodon, the dinosaur,
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Who left dry tokens of their
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Revision as of 19:00:00, Dec 31, 1969