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Mpulungu Hall

Wark, Matt, MMSc, PA-C

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Journal of the American Academy of PAs: May 2013 - Volume 26 - Issue 5 - p 64
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Flies all green and buzz'n in this dungeon of despair.

Waiting as they lick their wings at the suffering minds down here.

Stale air is hot and rank—diseased, thick, humid. Move swift Mzungu, do not breathe, do not breathe! Hall too narrow, sweat-soaked bodies, babies cry, old men stare blindly through glaucoma eyes.

Alas, give in… breathe deep.

Dark air burns the lungs with the pain of shackles, chains, HIV and malaria. Mzungu stop, you are with them. You are their brother.

© 2013 American Academy of Physician Assistants.