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The Past


Off to a strange land

With Dad and brothers

Mum left behind

Didn't know why


New dawn, new day

New faces, new smells

Don't understand

A word being said


A new face

Beamed with love

I understood the language of love

And reached out for a hug

Mum's not here


But Gran will do

Voices for Change is a community research project led by Bonny Downs Community Association.
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