Before I Leave The Stage

Before I leave the stage
I will sing the only song
I was meant truly to sing.

It is the song
of I AM.
Yes: I am Me

I love Us with every drop
of our blood
every atom of our cells
our waving particles
-undaunted flags of our Being-
neither here nor there.

by Alice Walker

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Comments (3)

I got a good chuckle out of this one!
This helped me to relax in my armchair, double comfort and quality. H
Well, the title and opening riff certainly made me sit up and take notice. Then I got lost. And then I got to where you said it was a collage. OK. No wonder it was incoherent.