Those four black girls blown upin that Alabama churchremind me of five hundredmiddle passage blacks,in a net, under waterin Charleston harborso redcoats wouldn't find them.Can't find what you can't seecan you?
From Images of Kin by Michael S. Harper, published by University of Illinois Press. © 1970 by Michael S. Harper. Used with the permission of the University of Illinois Press. All rights reserved.