Of Parks, and Buses

Stubborn girl.

Just trying to get home
from work,
tired feet aching
sitting where you “should”
then asked to move
voice quiet,
told that driver
on a December day
when the color of your skin
revealed the content of his

Refusing to let
be displaced,
you sat down
with grace
to stand up
for what was right.



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2 Responses to Of Parks, and Buses

  1. LOVE this De! A simple tribute to an equally simple, and monumental, event. Color me in awe. :-]

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