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My Race


Ah, my race,
Hungary race,
Throbbing and young--
Ah, my race,
Wonder race,
Sobbing with song--
Ah, my race,
Laughing race,
Careless in mirth--
Ah, my veiled
Unformed race,
Fumbling in birth.

Written by Helene Johnson (1906-1995)

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