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Ho Chi Minh

HO CHI MINH
(1890-1969)

Ho Chi Minh, real name Nguyen Tat Thanh, was the Vietnamese Communist leader and the principal force behind the Vietnamese struggle against French colonial rule

TUNG CHUN PRISON

Tung Chun Prison, Ping Ma prison, the same thing.
Rice thin in tiny bowls, the stomach collapsed.
But at least there's water and light,
and twice a day they open the bars and
let the air in.

Written by Ho Chi Minh (Translated by Burton Raffel)