Paean to Kunderah is a poem by the Cardassian writer Maran Bry. It unfavorably contrasts a celebrated Cardassian victory over the Klingons with the Bajoran Occupation. (DS9 novel: A Stitch in Time)
- The price they paid in blood is returned
- by your healing kiss,
- My matriarch, keeper of the mysteries and companion
- To those heroes who stood between us
- and eternal night.