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Whiteness

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Whiteness

I’ve tried to change my process of thought
My preference of love may not easily be bought

Been there for years, hurt badly when I swayed
My brothers of color steered me another way

I choose a person not raised as I was
This has caused oh quite the fuss

Doesn’t matter what they say or feel
It’s my decision to me it’s real

So I live with the hope one day after another
I’ve chosen to love one of another color

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  1. Date: 11/13/2012 2:32:00 PM
    love oh how its fickle ways turns our lives into such wonderful disasters as it mocks our expectations

  1. Date: 11/13/2012 9:52:00 AM
    Excellent piece... very very good... go read my "What My Eyes See Now " poem and you will relate to it,,, Michael