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black and white trickle verse

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black and white trickle verse

You are black

I am white

our color 

is only 

skin deep

If you are 

wounded 

you bleed red 

as do I

If you bring 

children into this 

world you celebrate 

as do I

When a loved 

one

leaves this world 

you mourn

as do I

For I know

as the end 

of days for me

I'll cry out 

"Lord Lord" 

as will you...

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  1. Date: 10/24/2013 7:12:00 AM
    You are absolutely right regarding back and white skin.

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 10:05:00 PM
    I like this very much Michael,,, good night...Linda