Treasure Island

Herofil Olarte


Being A Man


If being a man requires
Hitting and cheating a woman
I choose to be
A woman

If being a man requires
Not to do household chores
I choose to be
A woman

If being a man requires
Not protecting family
I choose to be
A woman

If being a woman requires
Loving a man
Then I choose to learn to be
A man rather than
A woman

Submitted: Monday, June 20, 2011
Edited: Monday, June 20, 2011

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