Where Im from (adaptation) - I am from the Father, the Son,...

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Where I'm From (My Adaptation) I am from Mangos, from Milo, and Agbada. I am from the casava roots in my grandfather's backyard (Brown and as dry just like a raisin.) I am from the oils, the kind that would leave even the fairest skin tone as black as ebony. I am from money throwing and brown eyes from Dalton and James and Elumelu. I am from loudmouths and secrecy, from “Wash yuh Bumpsy!” and “Indoh.”
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Unformatted text preview: I am from the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, and all of the blessing from my forefathers. I'm from Tunapuna and the Delta, Doubles and Egusi soup. I am from the royalty, the one my Grandfather left for all of us, and the permanently bent finger. I am from slaps on the hand, the friendly snowman, and the separation....
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This note was uploaded on 03/24/2011 for the course ENGL 1102 (M) taught by Professor Spencer during the Spring '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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