The Hanging Tree

by reginadee2014

The Hanging Tree

The Hanging Tree

A spirited dance underneath the hanging tree
Three bound souls trying their best to break free
From a past restless time when prejudice and hate
Gathered one hot summer night to seal their fate
A chorus shouted to do away with all of their kind
And not one person there could change their mind
So to this day, three families are without a clue
Where their brothers and sons disappeared to

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