Treasure Island

Cookie Dempsey


Dark


Dark.
Dark isn't the Mid-Evil Times.
Dark isn't everything we consider 'Dark'.
No.
Dark is us,
People./
We are Dark.
It is Us, that the Mid-Evil Times were struck.
It is Us, who started every War.
It is Us, who are killing our economy.
It is Us, who made slavery.
It is Us, who treated Black's like worse-less nothings.
It is Us, who treat G/B/L/TG. like they are completely different.
It is Us, who do everything to this world.
We are Dark.
And there is nothing that will ever change that.

November 3,2010

Submitted: Saturday, November 13, 2010
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