Hunger strike message echoes down the years

By Jim Gibney (for the Irish News)

“The Men of Art have lost their heart/They dream within their dreams./Their magic sold for price of gold/Amidst a people’s screams./They sketch the moon and capture bloom/With genius, so they say./But n’er they sketch the quaking wretch/Who lies in Castlereagh.”

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