White Only

September 27, 2010
By Ryan Olson BRONZE, Kansas City, Missouri
Ryan Olson BRONZE, Kansas City, Missouri
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You live in Natchez, Mississippi during the 50s
You are denied because of "White Only"
Water fountains "white only"
Bus station" white only"
Restaurants "white only"
You wait in the rear of the dentist office
You use outdated books from the white public school
You sit in the balcony seats of the movie theatre
Dime store "white only "
Hotel "White only"
Train depot "White only"
You are killed or beaten for voting
Living like human beings White only"


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on Oct. 22 2010 at 2:55 pm
fearlesslybeyourselff SILVER, Solon, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
There is only one you for all of time. Fearlessly be yourself.

so good!! i can feel the pain and hurt in the tone!

on Oct. 12 2010 at 3:07 pm
waffleirontaco, Leawood, Kansas
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it was really good one of the best poems ive read

on Oct. 11 2010 at 6:06 pm
thewriteidea DIAMOND, Pleasanton, California
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Favorite Quote:
"Don't cry that it's over, smile because it has happened."

this is so good! i love the way your phrase the situations. you are a great writer.

rate/comment on some of my work too if you'd like. great job. keep writing!





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