from Nicaragua whose hands had been cut off at the wrists by the former
Veronica Merco, of the German Federal Republic, had this to say:
Aber ich habe eine Ausbildung gemacht
ak Industrie Kaufmann und... ??
Iâ€™m a shop assistant at the... ??
and I must say Iâ€™m a shop assistant by profession,
but it is difficult for.... ??
Now and then a little thing gets by.
Now and then weâ€™ll cry.
Like a fall in a war, like a motherâ€™s open arms.
Like a pawn in a game, hard to take.
There we sit on a line, wasting fortunes at a time, and pray.
All the time we are gone, thereâ€™s no reason, thereâ€™s no way.
Oh, the soul is the one so they say.
There we sit on a line, wasting fortunes at a time, and play.
She never thought heâ€™d be this way.
Her arms aloft, she holds.
But now itâ€™s all a memory.