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The illusion of inclusion,
But some Blacks say, “inclusion into what?”
Black people were here for millions of years,
Before white people started popping up.....
The illusion of inclusion,
Black Kings and Queens were tricked.
Into thinking that white people were there to help them,
The devil’s plan was very slick.....
Create an illusion of the finer things,
And make it look real fun.
Get more and more Black people to join in,
Until good is on the run.....
Create an illusion of
God made us Black,
And there’s nothing that we lack.
He knew what he was doing,
And he will not take it back.....
How ungrateful do Blacks sound,
When they whine with such remorse?
About being blessed with hair like wool,
That’s curly and that’s coarse.....
How ungrateful do Blacks look,
When they decide it must be changed.
And they bleach their hair to blonde,
So that no Black will remain.....
How ungrateful do Blacks act,
When they’re trying to be white.
Not knowing “Black
Tell Me Mom, Why Was I Born?
How Did I Come To Be?
Was My Daddy There To Hold Your Hand?
While You Were Having Me?.....
Did My Daddy Say The Words?
“I Love You More Than Life?”
Were You Just Another Girl?
Or Were You Daddy’s Wife?.....
Did He Hold Me In His Arms?
With Love And Pride And Joy?
Or Did He Leave Without Even Knowing?
If You Had A Girl Or Boy?.....
Does He Even Know My Name?
Does He Know That I Exist?
Am I My Daddy’s Heart And Soul?
Or Just Another Child On His Li
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