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Forgive Me Father and Mother (Louis Toliver Jr-Swartz, LA)


Forgive me Father for I have a sin
I can’t seem to put down my pen
I feel the need to tell where I’ve been
I know more now than I knew then

You have been so good to me, Lord
My precious time, I no longer hoard

Forgive me Mother for I have a sin
I can’t help but care about my kin
Against evil, one day I hope we win
Please don’t let us fall down again

You have been so good to me, Lord
Don’t cut away your umbilical cord

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