What R U? (Ode) by Sigh'ense...
I am me.
Him that is me, is I
And I am he.
This title seems miraculous,
Since I've only visited Africa once.
And I could of sworn
The day I was born,
My father's father's citizenship
Had long been established.
Is it not also a fact,
That I've had no helping hand
In the justified abolishment of this so called
How bout' that...
How could this description be valid?
When personally, I am a warm cinnamon-sepia complexion,
And no darker than chocolate
You can find my skin at any section.
Yet, labeled with such a pigment so dark, illicit and placid.
One day I realized,
That culture is cultured.
And life doesn't need to be so generalized.
Recognize the deprivation this brings.
Not to say I am no part of these things,
But.. all I am is who that I'll be,
And he that is him, is I
& I am me.
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