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published 2024-01-20

Exodus 12

In the dark of night
the destroyer came,
the lamb's blood delivering
the ransom of the firstborn son
from death.
The cry went up,
the black land wailed
the loss of heirs
and hopes
and future.
Wealth is spent,
crops are gone,
the land is ruined.
The protected people keep the feast.