Human to human

theunblackgirl

The very same people we employ to protect us, have also failed us. They take the stereotypes of the world and stuff it into a court room full of cameras and families- begging for answers. But that is simply politics, too complicated for the rest of us to understand.

Well, as I was told.

I’ve also always been told to be a lady- to cross my legs, and use the proper utensils, to mask my emotions, to go cook in the kitchen, to clean the house and wash the dishes, while picking up after the guests and the rest of the men in the house.

And every time I’m scolded, I think to myself: When did we loose touch with ourselves? It seems to be, nowadays, that we all have our roles, and our only purpose in life is to fulfill them. Anyone who chooses to stray from this “natural order” must be a fool.

How…

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