Treasure Island

Funmbi Aransiola

(03-09-1987)

Black Woman


The day I met you I saw strength
and I knew from that point on
that you were pure woman to me
possessing a spirit that was strong
I want smiles to replace the sorrow
that you have encountered in the past
and since it was strength that attracted me to you
it will take strength to make it last
My negative side will attempt to change you
but please fight that with your all
it will be your strength that keep us both standing
while others around us fall

Submitted: Monday, February 26, 2007
Edited: Monday, January 24, 2011

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