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A Haiku Poem for Emmett Till

by D. Ware (writer), Milton, MA., October 25, 2011

Credit: © Bettmann/CORBIS
Emmett Louis Till

The final moments of Emmett Till in poetic form.

The Death of Emmett Till

hot Missippi night,
angry voices fill my ears
pain, darkness, calm

- Check out this short blurb on the Emmett Till story at Digital History.

About the Writer

D. Ware is a writer for BrooWaha. For more information, visit the writer's website.
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By Angie Alaniz on October 25, 2011 at 09:23 pm

That's a very sad and horrible story.

We sure have come a long way since then.

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By D. Ware on November 04, 2011 at 07:26 am

Yes we have.

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