dedicated student

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 17:18 -- kobena


213 Mirabelle Cir
United States
30° 31' 34.1724" N, 87° 12' 15.5736" W
United States
39° 57' 42.048" N, 85° 56' 26.43" W

My Skin is black, but

I am the dedicated student, the one you see everyday
Although you do not quite know me
So mistake me for a thug,
You judge me as a rascal,
You ignore my insights,

My Skin is black so you compare me to a dummy,
You are ashamed to be seen with me,
But when you have put a pen and paper in my hand,
Then you realize I am the dedicated student.

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