To respect us, is to respect this land

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But the people are owned by the land
different people, by different lands

We want the land, we want the land
we want to belong to this land
let the land decide: does it want us here?
let the land decide: who will live here?

We ask the land, we ask the land
what to grow, what to build
may we make a home on her skin?
may we live therein?
let the land decide
we are listening to her

This land needs a voice
and we are the only one

To respect us, is to respect this land