Ninety-six names on a Wall

On 15th April 1989, thousands of excited Liverpool fans travelled to Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield to support their team in the FA Cup semi-final. In a catastrophic series of events, fans were crushed in the pens and help was slow to come and poorly organised. As a result, Ninety-six of them died. This is for them.

Ninety-six names on a wall. Count them!
Brother and sister and son.
Ninety-six people who should have come home
After the match was done.

Ninety-six seats at a match. Count them!
Father and daughter and wife.
Ninety-six people who went to a game
But ended up losing a life.

Ninety-six names on a wall. Count them!
Woman and child and man.
Ninety-six reasons to cherish the truth;
Spread it as far as you can.

Ninety-six reasons to pause. Count them!
Mother and Lover and friend.
Ninety-six stories contained in a flame;
A fire that will burn without end.

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