Match Carrier

August 30, 2016
By jojo.pal SILVER, Norcross, Georgia
jojo.pal SILVER, Norcross, Georgia
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Demand power from the powerful
Demand fairness from the unfair
From the soul-seekers
The gold-grabbers
And the chaotic cannibals
Because “while some people are given a lit candle,
others need a match to light it themselves.”
You will overcome
And win the internal war
Accept the darkness
Accept the light
Accept the privilege to fight


The author's comments:

Inspired by "Speech to the Young" by Gwendolyn Brooks

Partial Credit to classmates Max and Patterson


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