So many that gave themselves to change, to freedom in careers
to care for other humans
to amplify mother nature.
Shine the light
on lady liberty.
a gift from France
a symbol even now
we can idolize.
a woman representing liberation of slavery
2020 the world is together
in this fight against disease
in this century old power
we call racism.
as emma lazarus words resonate toward immigrants
Lady Liberty was brought to the NY Harbor
before Ellis island opened.
holds the shackles of slavery
originally she was bound with chains
Her history is lost among other immigrants to the new America.
Another important title for a woman:
One first lady to hold it
First lady of the world
for her establishment in the value of human rights
“A woman is like a tea bag,
you can’t tell how strong she is,
until you put her in hot water.”
Takes a lot for a woman to break down.
suffer more than
their patriarchal counterparts.
Will Lady Liberty allow
to “enlightening the world”?
The flame she lights
to pass on
generation to generation
century to century.