I know what it is to be young
but you…. you don’t know what it is to be old
someday, you’ll be saying the same thing
time takes away,
so the story is told
you know saying “black Jesus” is redundant, right?
Julie and Xavier, 2007 – from Richard Renaldi’s Touching Strangers
Ernie Chambers, state Senator in Nebraska, finally convinced the state to abolish the death penalty, after trying 37 times since 1976. He should be celebrated.