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SONNET 95 (dedicated to Arundhati Roy) Voices, be they local or foreign, Mustn't be silenced on any grounds Silence doesn't ever silence crime Doesn't change the wrongs done The injustice carried out on us Silence only augments the crisis Of the one enforcing the same Because the signs on the wall Are all too manifest and are read By the onlookers but with hatred 378