Devon McElveen

(April 3,1993 / Norwalk, CT)

As A People


As a people we live.
Live to see a brighter day.
AS a people we rise.
Rise towards the sun's golden rays.
As a people we weep.
Weep and share many woes.
As a people we work
Work to allow bonds to grow.
As a people we fight.
Fight to move on.
As a people we stand.
Stand where others have gone.
Together,
As a PEOPLE

Submitted: Friday, April 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013

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