Again, in English :).
I found her poem while i search something to describe my feeling right now. (past 3-4 days) Actually i did some draft, but i’m thinking of saving it until the situation is under control. I’m not mad, don’t worry. I just have to clarify some emotion issue here.
Ok kah? Guru English yang berkenaan, silalah perbaiki kesalahan-kesalahan yang timbul ya!
Maya Angelou- I’ll Rise
You may write me down in history
With your bitter, twisted lies,
You may trod me in the very dirt
But still, like dust, I’ll rise.
Does my sassiness upset you?
Why are you beset with gloom?
‘Cause I walk like I’ve got oil wells
Pumping in my living room.
Just like moons and like suns,
With the certainty of tides,
Just like hopes springing high,
Still I’ll rise.
Did you want to see me broken?
Bowed head and lowered eyes?
Shoulders falling down like teardrops.
Weakened by my soulful cries.
Does my haughtiness offend you?
Don’t you take it awful hard
‘Cause I laugh like I’ve got gold mines
Diggin’ in my own back yard.
You may shoot me with your words,
You may cut me with your eyes,
You may kill me with your hatefulness,
But still, like air, I’ll rise.
Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I’ve got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?
Out of the huts of history’s shame
Up from a past that’s rooted in pain
I’m a black ocean, leaping and wide,
Welling and swelling I bear in the tide.
Leaving behind nights of terror and fear
Into a daybreak that’s wondrously clear
Bringing the gifts that my ancestors gave,
I am the dream and the hope of the slave.
Back then, i often write poem in English, but i really don’t know how to end it. I mean ‘tergantung’ bah. Hehe
I thought he/she has changed but i was wrong. So, i guess i don’t want to bother, i had to stop care about what he/she had saying.
(tanda bold tu, nda pasti betul kah tidak )
sooooo, am i improving or not? 😛