A dream deferred
Bee Bop a Shoo Wop,
We teach it like it’s a noun or a verb
Oh did you hear? There was slavery here.
Oh reeeeealy? That’s absurd. And now let’s color within the lines and carry on.
And oh did you hear? There were 16 homicides last weekend on Chi’s Southside.
Oh reeeeeealy? That IS too bad. So sad. And now let’s get back to wiping the ice cream off Suzie’s chin. You silly girl.
Oh did you hear? A 7 and 5 year old were shot last weekend.
Oh nooooooo. I think I HEARD somethin bout that. Arrg. Where are my keys?
Oh, hey. Did you hear? It was a Saturday morning in the park the five year old he didn’t make it his 31 year old mom she died too the boy who is 7 he’s in the ICU. He’ll probably pull through.
Tilts head solemnly
Oh reeeeeealy? Well, thank goodness.
Oh, yes. Did you hear? June ended this year with 43 homicides, down from 47 homicides in June 2012.
Really? Well. Wow. That’s an improvement. What IS this stain on my shirt. Lol.
Did you hear? 21 homicides in July, so far. So far. 200+ but down from last year
Did you hear?
“I agree with Dante, that the hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in a period of moral crisis, maintain their neutrality” MLK