by Carlos F. Carter
SELF: "You are beautiful and special in everyway."
black n' strong as your days
ME: " I AM?"
SELF: "God smiles upon you and all the
things you do, good or bad he's
still your dad."
ME: "Really!" "He loves me despite
what he see!"
SELF: "In this world you can be anything
you want to be."
ME: "I can?" "I control my destiny?"
SELF: "You are positive and motivative."
with a sense of pride and creative"
ME: "Am I truly whay you say?"
SELF: "All these things you will achieve
all I ask is that you believe."
ME: "In what or whom, i beg to see?"
SELF: "then open your eyes and believe