You Are the Teacher

Rita Joe
1932 – 2007


I wrote in verse what bothered me
The lies recorded in history
And beautiful words became my tool
Showing our life, a golden rule
And if our children today respond as much
You my people are their teacher,
They in turn will honor your word
And future generations they touch

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