Prompt for May 27 – Virtual Didier Dumas

Like I’ve Got Diamonds

The whole verse goes like this:

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?

Maya Angelou, “Still I Rise” in Phenomenal Woman (1994)

Seems like this poem, published over forty years ago, will never get old.

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