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Duppy

  Mi nah go mek it happen to mi, ‘Im cyan drive mi fram mi wuk! Mi nuh cya wah mi dah si An how much time im try fi buck. Mi nah go mek it tap mi fram do … Continue reading

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Why do you weep, my friend?

Why do you weep, my friend? Don’t you know that all green leaves would die were it not for the scorching sun, and the beating rain? Would sweet music assail your ear if your violin string were slack, or if … Continue reading

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