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TIME CAN BE RUNNING AWAY
BY SIMPLY OODEROO NOONUCCAL (KATH WALKER)
The miner rapes
The heart of earth
Along with his violent spade.
Stealing, bottling her dark blood
With regard to greedy control.
On his material throne of destruction,
He labours away with a will certainly,
Piling the mountainous nutrients high
With giant instrument and flat iron drill.
In his greedy lust for electrical power,
He destroys old nature's will.
In the interest of the grubby dollar,
This individual dirties the nest he builds.
Very well he sees that violence
Of his damaging kind
Will probably be violently written
Upon the sands of your energy.
But period is jogging out
And time is close at hand,
For the Dreamtime folk will be massing
To protect their classic land.
Arrive gentle black man
Time to take a stand.
Make the violent miner think
Love of land.
Comparison of " time is jogging outвЂќ with " totally ballroomвЂќ. MULTICULTURALISM: -
TIME IS JOGGING OUT: - The eye-sight of " multiculturalismвЂќ differs in the two texts. Over time is running out, the idea of multiculturalism is presented since conflicting, people sometimes don't realize each other and don't respect one another. People have diverse perspectives and it is not all ideal. STRICTLY BALLROOM: - in strictly ballroom the idea clashes as it is displayed that people can function together harmoniously and cohesively. The positive image of multiculturalism can be presented. REALSING DREAMS AND WINNING: --
Bot texts show that some people merely want extrinsic rewards e. g. funds, profit and power (Barry Fife, the miner). But since a person wants to realize their dreams and succeed they need to operate and guard their legal rights, which is not easy. Just like Scott and Fran wanted to appreciate their desires for dancing their particular steps, they stood up and went against everybody else. They did not care about the external returns, they wished the internal satisfaction. A person does not need to always be...