Comments about Nylynthial Greenland
Whether I am Haitian, Swedish, Chinese
Arabic, Russian, Polish, or Guyanese
American, Jamaican, Honduran, or French
Italian, German, Turkish, or English,
Rich, famous, infamous, or poor,
Ugly or beautiful you still want more.
Dumb, blind, crippled and crazy,
Zealous, overbearing or lazy,
Black, white, wrong, right
If I eat it all or take bite
Stupid, ignorant, or smart
In my right mind with a transplanted heart
With false teeth and hopeless, selling pipe dreams
Living on a mountain top or next to a stream
If I am a deaf ...