Marites C. Cayetano

(Philippines)

The Colors Of Our Skin


The colors of our skin
I didn‘t see
....until you showed me.

the colors of our skin
yes, not the same
but it doesn‘t make us
different to one another
whether black or white or brown
we smile
when we‘re happy
and cry
when in pain.

the colors of our skin
the colors of our skin
...are all beautiful.

Submitted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
Edited: Monday, July 29, 2013
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