Black Haiku : Still held down

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  1. $$RICH$$

    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    My captivity
    leadth me on this pathway
    someday i'll be free
     
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    Am I really free?
    Or are their invisible
    shackles upon me?
     
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    what was once safety
    now keeps me locked behind bars
    escape to freedom?
     
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    My Lord
    follow his pathway
    he will set you free
     
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    I can release the shackles from
    both my hands and feet
    it's the shackles on my mind
    that's deep​
     
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    I am my GOD's child...
    No shackles can hold me down
    My spirit is FREE !
     
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    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    bonded not by chains
    yet the mental is trap in
    the myth of thinking
     
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    Akilah Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Self bondage is death
    Free your mind so you can fly
    Happiness you'll find
     
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    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    so it's said within
    at the end of da rainbow
    a multi freedom
     
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    Oppressed with somewhere to go
    Ain't that the truth though
    Addressed, signed, sealed, delivered!
     
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