I Am What I Am

Take me for who and what I am

I can be nothing more or less

I am me and that is all

I know how to be

I refuse to apologize for that

 

Being the daughter of a

strong Southern Woman

I cannot do less than she

did or expected of me

Therefore, I will not

bend to your will

And…

I will not allow you

to continue to intimidate

me with your actions and words

 

I am a proud GRIT

Girl Raised in the South

and will never be what

you are trying to make me be …

 

Copyright © 2016 Annie Original Poetry
Always…I wish you peace, joy and happiness, but most of all I wish you Love.
As Ever, Annie

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