Posted by: Jae | November 8, 2008

Just like moons and like suns, with the certainty of tides

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“Out of the huts of history’s shame
I rise
Up from a past that’s rooted in pain
I rise
I’m a black ocean, leaping and wide,
Welling and swelling I bear in the tide.
Leaving behind nights of terror and fear
I rise
Into a daybreak that’s wondrously clear
I rise…”

Maya Angelou, Still I Rise


Responses

  1. “It’s the hope of slaves sitting around a fire singing freedom songs; the hope of immigrants setting out for distant shores; the hope of a young naval lieutenant bravely patrolling the Mekong Delta; the hope of a millworker’s son who dares to defy the odds; the hope of a skinny kid with a funny name who believes that America has a place for him, too.

    Hope — Hope in the face of difficulty. Hope in the face of uncertainty. The audacity of hope!”

    Handsome, smart men are back in the White House. Hottie rin si Rahm.🙂

  2. medyo controversial lang ata si rahm ng kaunti. operator ata. pero yes, cutie siya. love them dark and brooding types!

  3. hello, love from finland. your post looks great. Mind if i quote it in my blog?


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