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St Vincent & The Grenadines

Once the wind
said to the sea
I am sad
And the sea said
And the wind said
Because I
am not blue like the sky
or like you

So the sea said what’s
so sad about that
of things are blue
or red or other colours too
but nothing
neither sea nor sky
can blow so strong
or sing so long as you

And the sea looked sad
So the wind said

–Shake Keane, ‘Once the Wind’