“There is a feeling like the clenching of a fist”

“Shed a little light,” by James Taylor

“Let us turn our thoughts today
To Martin Luther King
And recognize that there are ties between us
All men and women
Living on the earth
Ties of hope and love
Sister and brotherhood
That we are bound together
In our desire to see the world become
A place in which our children
Can grow free and strong
We are bound together
By the task that stands before us
And the road that lies ahead
We are bound and we are bound”

Lyrics.

Aimee Mann does a lovely rendition of the song in West Wing, but the full performance seems unavailable. Just the clip from the episode.

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