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BLACK-EYED PEAS
January 1, 2006
 
Black-eyed Peas



Supposed to be good luck—

Supposes I think I had some

Or that I live in hope I shall

Someday believe

A portion shall be mine.



What I know is good

Luck is supposed to be

In such beans.



What I truly know is ill

Comes regardless

Of good luck.



It’s not about the beans—

It’s not about luck or something else—

So eat your black-eyed peas

And live on good man—



Life is yours.

- Poet Christopher Davenport lives and writes in New York City.







Copyright 2005 Christopher Davenport
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