Seven Last Words of the Unarmed

Song Cycle by Joel Thompson (b. 1988)

Word count: 38

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1. Officers, why do you have your guns out?[sung text checked 1 time]

Officers, why do you have your guns out?

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2. What are you following me for?[sung text checked 1 time]

What are you following me for?

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3. Mom, I'm going to college[sung text checked 1 time]

Mom, I'm going to college.

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4. I don't have a gun! Stop shooting![sung text checked 1 time]

I don't have a gun! Stop shooting!

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Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

5. You shot me. You shot me![sung text checked 1 time]

You shot me. You shot me!

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6. It's not real[sung text checked 1 time]

It's not real.

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7. I can't breathe![sung text checked 1 time]

I can't breathe!

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Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]