For Fannie Lou Hamer

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 08:41 -- Lahleet


       Fannie Lou’s black

       Breath told how colored had a right

       To vote in a place

       That beat her kidneys:

       They did not offer her water—either!


This poem is about: 
My country


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