john tiong chunghoo

Bronze Star - 2,231 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Obama magic Poem by john tiong chunghoo


does he have magic in him?
does he wear an african charm?
an african amulet from Kenya?
the first black elected to be
President of the United States
it is not even my country, and he my race
so why should i be heaving with my eyes
hot and red and have to fight back tears
in order not to appear mushy?
the old black man i now see on television
at Chicago Grant Park at least has two
centuries of reasons to cry but not me

Submitted: Saturday, November 8, 2008
Edited: Saturday, November 8, 2008
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  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (7/13/2014 11:42:00 PM)

    .......hmm strange his mother appears to be white.....and why does it matter anyway....he is a human being.... (Report) Reply

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