in my heart I hear the drumming
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I was at a pow-wow over the weekend.
It's no small thing to pass on your culture and traditions to your young.
That's the only way that it won't be lost.
I am of Irish descent and not native but my ancestors traveled to the United States in steerage
escaping persecution, genocide and the great hunger so I understand some of what it means to
try to keep your heritage alive.
I am thankful that I got to listen to some great drumming and singing, and to see some beautiful dancing.
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