George Washington Carver

February 20, 2013
By White.Roses DIAMOND, West Chester, Ohio
White.Roses DIAMOND, West Chester, Ohio
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Born only a delicate seed













Tangled in the roots of slavery.

Fate captured his mother

But he held on to his bravery.



Prejudice and hate

Built a wall around his future

But he continued to break it down.

He changed the course of nature.



He didn’t work for riches

Or the attention from another.

He lived a life dedicated to

Finding benefits for others.



He used the pallet of his heart

To create life’s beautiful hue.

And over the faded walls

He painted a royal blue.



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