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I pledge allegiance to the flag of a country that won’t claim me
And to the Republicans, Democrats
Tea Party, Tiki torchin’
Conservatives and liberal hypocrites
For which it stands.
Stolen from God
Broken to pieces
With liberty and justice
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Stumbled across this today…
English 6-Period 5
January 30, 2007
What do you want to be when you grow up?
Ball in hand, one second on the clock; the athlete frantically prepares his course of action. As he drives down the middle of the court, the fate of the game is in his hands. He thrusts the powerful mass onto its target with brilliant caution and skill, hoping that his desperate attempt will prevail.
Power, not only, lays in mind of the craftsmen, however, it similarly lays in the tool of his craft. As the ball is to the player, so is the pen to the writer. As an aspiring journalist, the pen is the tool of my craft.
Nearly 6 years later, and I couldn’t have said it better myself…
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