Vale Zorya

This day. No blood. The ringing keys. And a promise of freedom.

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Czechoslovakia.

The Velvet revolution.

Opened doors.

Opened borders.

Slowly opening minds.

Youth fighting for the better tomorrow.

The better tomorrow that the descendants of this historical event are now spending elsewhere.

Treating the open doors as a ticket to freedom that they are still trying to find as far as…

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The old pain is gone. But who are you without it?

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The past.

The memories.

Do we sometimes miss what once was?

Or the only thing we miss is who we were and we are not anymore?

Remembering that it was life we actually wanted to lose at that time.

So we did.

And now we see our own movie of…

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