Black Haiku : I see my people

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    Prizefighter16 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    I see my people
    I feel the pain that they bear
    I am my people

    I am forever
    Bashed for my skin and culture
    But I am still proud
     
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    deep struggle facing
    da riff of life as people
    yet proudly stronger
     
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    An eternity
    That is how long I will fight
    I will never stop

    Tired as I may be
    Am I my brother's keeper?
    If I'm not, then who?
     
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    sometimes family,
    tribes who sometimes disagree
    yet strong trees are we

    together forever
    linked through blood and destiny
    My people...I see
     
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    A clear connection
    Sometimes indescribable
    Clasp Nubian hands
     
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    deepy going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    over blue waters
    packed tightly like can sardines
    i see my people
     
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    No matter distance
    No matter the time
    We possess one time and space

    Connected by Joy
    Connected by pain
    Connected by Life and Breath

    You are my brother
    You are my sister
    My reflection, My Kindred
     
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    Let our spirits join
    Rejoicing in each other
    Sharing hopes and fears
     
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    buried deep the love
    masked by fears,self hate,distrust
    i see my people
     
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    I see my people
    Bearing the weight of our race
    Struggle continues