THE TEARS IN OUR FOUNDING FATHERS EYES
There are tears of joy,
and there are tears of pride,
and tears for those who have died.
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Now tears of anger fill my eyes,
brought on by a tyrant’s lies.
Never did I ever think to live to see,
such a terrible loss to Liberty.
Like a thief in the night it struck,
and robbed us of our fame,
and who is there to blame?
Too many chose the easy way,
without a thought of the ultimate pay.
Now whose cries are there,
for they who had not a care?
The free ride is over and the “green, green grass of home”
is dry and burnt.
When we are gone, who will there be to shed a tear for us?
The tears in our Fathers eyes?
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