30 Days Of Couplets: Day 16- Justice Couplets

 

Forty-six:

If you want to break a nation–kill fathers.

If you desire to break its heart—murder the sons of mothers.

(c) JBHarris, 2019

 

Forty–seven:

It is in the bitterness of Black women’s tears,

does the nation see how deep suffering goes.

(c) JBHarris, 2019

 

Forty-eight:

In the breaking of a mother’s heart,

you seal the fate of the nation to be borne of her.

(c) JBHarris, 2019