First They Came For…Variation 1

First they came for the communists, and I did not speak out--
     because I was not a communist;
Then they came for the incurably sick, and I did not speak out--
     because I was not a incurably sick;
Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out--
     because I was not a Jew;
Then they came for the people in countries occupied by Nazi Germany., and I did not speak out--
     because I was not in countries occupied by Nazi Germany;
Then they came for me--
     and there was no one left to speak out for me.


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