Instead of Saying it Everyday by Agnieszka Wiktorowska-Chmielewska



So you can understand its power, I will take you into Africa.

on the biggest baobab I will emboss he who makes

that in the darkness instead of a knife, another gate opens.

and when we come back there years later

as birds or emerald-winged dragonflies,

the old men under the tree will tell their grandchildren

about whites who have been dancing in the sunshine.


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