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For 2500 Years They Have Been Giving Democracy a Boost

For 2500 Years They Have Been Giving Democracy a Boost

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Published by Frank Gallagher
Now beyond belief heavens above out of sight encroaching on disbelief
suspension so high out of reach for any stretch of imagination
Now beyond belief heavens above out of sight encroaching on disbelief
suspension so high out of reach for any stretch of imagination

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Published by: Frank Gallagher on Dec 04, 2013
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