land of the free lyrics – esperanza spalding

land of the free

finally, they’ve exonerated dupree
but it cost him his parents, and his wife, his home, his life
in the land of the free
evidently five fifths an innocent man but the court only saw three
he spent eleven thousand days locked away
in the land of the free
how can we call our home, the land of the free
until we’ve unbound the praying hands
of each innocent woman and man
in these lands of the…

/ esperanza spalding lyrics