From ancient times I knew my blood was gold
By carrying love and strength that never grew old.
A living legacy of our great ancestors
A beautiful story of struggles and success
I knew my blood was gold.
Generations and generations have passed
And I knew my blood was gold.
Privilege that was fought for and never owned
A beautiful yet complex story entitled:
My blood is gold
Time stood still
Yet I knew my blood was gold
Cornrows of power and creativity
Love and Peace built on unity
The year is 2024 and today my blood is still gold.
Article submitted by Davante Rolle