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Al Heroe Nacional
(22 November 1877 - 8 September 1938 / Santa Cruz, Manila / Philippines)

Al Heroe Nacional

Weep not in the mystery of the tomb,
over the Spaniards’ momentary triumph,
for if a bullet your cranium destroye
your idea, in turn, an empire destroyed.

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IF A BULLET YOUR CRANIUM DESTROYE YOUR IDEA, IN TURN, AN EMPIRE DESTROYED..... Thousand times thousand the truth has been uttered by the archived writing. Nice put.