A deep and deliberate breath
Before the gates burst open
With the gushing turmoil of dawn

A prayer
For the swathes of the desperate
Who will moan and lament from their ashes
Night after night

And a welcoming heart
Steeled for eternity’s rage
Pulsing
With the chorus of “march”

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