He was among the excited bodies that huddled against the railing if the boat.
From heartache and tragedy,
They came to the great land of America to build a dream that lived in their blood.
He shouted along with the joy of anticipation, he was beginning a golden chapter in his life. His heart pounded as they passed the enormous statue and marveled at her straightforward expression that called for strength and bravery. Salty wind slashed at his smiling face that shined of hope for the first time in years.
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