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    Who I Am !

    An Excellent poem about the Muslim Woman.

    What do you see
    when you look at me
    Do you see someone limited,
    or someone free

    All some people can do is just look and stare
    Simply because they can’t see my hair


    Others think I am controlled and uneducated
    They think that I am limited and un-liberated


    They are so thankful that they are not me
    Because they would like to remain ‘free’

    Well free isn’t exactly the word I would’ve used
    Describing women who are cheated on and abused


    They think that I do not have opinions or voice
    They think that being hooded isn’t my choice


    They think that the hood makes me look caged
    That my husband or dad are totally outraged


    All they can do is look at me in fear
    And in my eye there is a tear


    Not because I have been stared at or made fun of
    But because people are ignoring the one up above


    On the day of judgment they will be the fools
    Because they were too ashamed to play by their own rules


    Maybe the guys won’t think I am a cutie
    But at least I am filled with more inner beauty


    See I have declined from being a guy’s toy
    Because I won’t let myself be controlled by a boy


    Real men are able to appreciate my mind
    And aren’t busy looking at my behind


    Hooded girls are the ones really helping the muslim cause
    The role that we play definitely deserves applause


    I will be recognized because I am smart and bright
    And because some people are inspired by my sight


    The smart ones are attracted by my tranquility
    In the back of their mind they wish they were me


    We have the strength to do what we think is right
    Even if it means putting up a life long fight


    You see we are not controlled by a mini skirt and tight shirt
    We are given only respect, and never treated like dirt


    So you see, we are the ones that are free and liberated
    We are not the ones that are sexually terrorized and violated


    We are the ones that are free and pure
    We’re free of STD’s that have no cure


    So when people ask you how you feel about the hood
    Just sum it up by saying ‘baby its all good’

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  1. Nora skriver:

    allaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah.. bästa dikten 🙂

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