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The poem for Pakistan is The Sari by Moniza Alvi. The poet was born in Lahore, Pakistan, and came to England when she was a few months old. The Sari portrays a beautiful image of her connection with the country of her birth even while not growing up there.

Poetry 2012 - The Written World, creating a unique picture of the nations of the world in verse.

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