U've been faking the realness with me for so long
Almost had me believing that u were the truth
Well the smoke and mirrors are gone now
And I see what u really do
I don't want an explanation
U don't deserve an encore
I'm moving on the next phase of my life
And u need to stay on the other...
I can seriously relate. I also have very light skin. I am around the same hue as Lisa Bonet. Both my parents are black. I have a light-skinned mother(she is darker than me) and a dark skinned father. when I'm out either one of my parents, many people assume that the other parents is caucasian...
i sing anthems of strength
when America tried to hide me
I sing songs of victory
cuz even in defeat
They couldn't deny that I am reigning supreme
even when they mocked my hopes and dreams
but my hopes and dreams came to fruition
now grandkids and their grandkids will stand strong in
I have that magazine at home.
But, what I think what is so amazing about her is that women of color see Michelle Obama in themselves especially in India. Women with lighter complexion and eyes( i.e Aishwarya Rai) are considered to be more attractive. And for Indian women to see Michelle...