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The Black Sky

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An air blackened and dark

Thanks to planes and satellites

Blocked all the sun’s light rays

Leaving plants bereft of life


The people fled in their steel domes

Or stubbornly hid in their square homes

But if the clouds couldn’t clear this stain

Soon, no animal nor plant would remain


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The Black Sky

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