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    Living for the Weekend

    "Because I'm happy ... clap along if you feel like a room without a roof. Because I'm happy ... clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth. Because I'm happy ... clap...

    LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

    “I, at first, thought they were thugs, especially after having our business looted. However, there's a bigger issue going on when a leader of the community speaks this way about her people, it gives...

    Living for the Weekend

    “Nobody on Earth is a star ... I can admire human beings who are great talents in every field, but I think there are some other words that we can use – genius or...

    LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

    “Southern trees bear strange fruit, blood on the leaves and blood at the root, Black bodies swinging in the southern breeze, strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees. Pastoral scene of the gallant south,...

    Living for the Weekend, May 13, 2010

    “Strength and honor are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come. She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.” “Hey Mama” on May 9, 1914,...

    LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

    “You expected to be sad in the fall. Part of you died each year when the leaves fell from the trees and their branches were bare against the wind and the cold, wintery light....

    LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

    “The summer smiles, the summer knows, and unashamed she sheds her clothes. The summer soothes the restless sky and lovingly she warms the sand on which you lie. The summer knows, the summer's wise,...

    Living for the Weekend

    “Though the colored man is no longer subject to barter and sale, he is surrounded by an adverse settlement which fetters all his movements. In his downward course, he meets with no resistance, but...

    Living For The Weekend

    “Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her. Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all. Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain; but a...

    LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

    By Valerie Fraling, Special to the AFRO “We've got some difficult days ahead. But it really doesn't matter with me now, because I've been to the mountaintop. And I don't mind… And He's allowed me...

    Living for the Weekend

    “As I began to love myself, I recognized that my mind can disturb me and it can make me sick. But, as I connected it to my heart, my mind became a valuable ally....

    Living for the Weekend

    "It is the soldier, not the reporter, who has given us freedom of the press. It is the soldier, not the poet, who has given us freedom of speech. It is the soldier, not...
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