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Hong Kong, a poem

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Poetry

a convention was signed, forced upon unequaland then there was the 99-year sequeland so I was born, all alive and freeuntil Victoria granted letters patent to thee and George — well, he got it wrong more than rightfrom harbors to railroads to cities walled by blightand as the people suffered from poor sanitationthe answer was to establish a peak reservation And when young men arrived, championing a new causehe scampered off and left some maple […]