Imagine a world where time stands still,
Nothing you do is at your own will.
Striped of your Freedom, your Hope and your Pride,
Surrounded with strangers no place to hide.
Imagine a place you are told what to wear,
A place where no one is allowed to cut her own hair.
You're told each day not to talk
and where you can and cannot walk.
A world where you are surrounded by Hate,
where all you can do is sit and wait.
Imagine a world where you have no choice.
Where you cannot think because of the noise,
Where you work but no pay
and are made to feel worthless each and every day.
A world where the days crawl like a snail,
where all you hope for is one piece of mail.
A world where you have to eat very quick,
Or you'll leave hungry and feel very sick.
Imagine a world surrounded by razor wire,
When you walk from this place is your greatest desire.
A world like this is hard to conceive.
"Yet here I am and cannot leave."
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