To my fellow Jamaicans, at home and abroad. Today marks 53 years since our ancestors won our freedom from Britain, 53 years since the Union Jack was lowered and the Jamaican flag was raised to flow free and independently
(the only flag to not adopt a single colour fron the union j)
I pledge my heart forever To serve with humble pride This shining homeland, ever So long as earth abide.
I pledge my heart, this island As God and faith shall live My work, my strength, my love and My loyalty to give.
O green isle of the Indies, Jamaica, strong and free, Our vows and loyal promises O heartland, ‘tis to Thee.