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Being called a Bastard child
Not something to you want to hear
Because this is not true
This not what I am
Even with my gray bricks
And unpaved streets I am different The city is starting to prosper
And I was going to grow
Become a main part of town
But then
Streets became walled off
Including me
And there was no one to fight
No one there to defend me
So I was left in the shadows
And so people think of me
As being nothing but a bastard child
And to them I say
Again
This is not me
People have been hurt
People have been raped
People have been murdered
But still not who I am
Some people
They think
That I am just a the last resting place for their hopes and dreams
People can always call this street home
No matter what
And to the women who lived here
They have become a part of me
Even if they are not in here physically
Their spirits will forever be here
And this is what I am
A place to be remembered
But not for the bad
But for the good
So all people can see
That I should be remembered
As will those women who came here
With hopes and dreams
And tried to succeed
I have seen many come and go
But no matter who stays and who leaves
They always leave a part of them
A part that will always stay
And this part is good
And will remain good
As long as they believe
That no matter what
They can have the life they choose
And this is who I really am
Showing women that no matter what
They can live the life that they truly…...

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