Juneteenth

cel·e·brate /ˈseləˌbrāt/ Learn to pronounce


verb

1. acknowledge (a significant or happy day or event) with a social gathering or enjoyable activity.

2. perform (a religious ceremony) publicly and duly, in particular officiate at (the Eucharist).


And so what should be done with this day

Stain on top of

Stain

We must remember

Our manifestation of the day

Passed down like Gumbo

Did those first recently enslaved

Celebrate?

Or do we

With perfect hindsight vision

Spend time to celebrate only in reflection

Maybe we need a

I love being Black day

Well for me

That is everyday


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