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Faces & Voices 5
An Anthology
of Verse and Prose

by
the Composition
for Honours Class,
Howard University,
2000-2001.

Professor
E. R. B
RAITHWAITE

Faces & Voices 4
Art@Howard

    



Untitled
By Arin Lawrence
Hometown:Chicago, IL
Major: English/Finance
E-mail: Maya9482@hotmail.com

As if in an attitude of prayer
She sits.
Bowed down and humble
She sits.
Tranquil
Peaceful
Unlike the rest
She stands out
Beauty encloses her in its palm
Sleep envelops her in its creases
Love encircles her with its caresses
And
She sits
Bowed down and humble
As if in an attitude of prayer

2001 Arin Lawrence


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(First Published in limited print edition, An Anthology of Verse and Prose, by the Composition for Honours Class, Howard University, Spring 2001. Professor E.R. Braithwaite)
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