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Happy 5th birthday LeiNah Williams

Her name is LeiNah; Pronounce Lena; She is granddaughter of; James Edward Lee Sr. Today’s her birthday; Oh, No she’s not latina; But she’s a big dreamer; A little princess, not a queen though; She likes singing so; Maybe she’ll be another Albertina Walker; A Maya Angelou; Jamie Grace, or just Aretha Franklin; Today’s her birthday; Not her brothers He’s 2 his birthday next month; Yes, sometime in March Her name is LeiNah; No not , Gina, , Jenamina, Neenah, Ngina, Nina She’ll frown better git it right Her name is LeiNah; Not treena, trina, Leanna, Kinah, Leana, Pina, Queena, Even though she has an Aunt named Carprina, Her name not Shina, Tina, Call her LeiNah, cuz her mama named her LeiNah Pronounced “ LEna ” like Lena Horn; LeiNah her name cuz her Mama says so… Happy 5th birthday LeiNah Williams
2/8/2021 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr. 2021©

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