Miedo

Fear of loss

Fear of separation.

Fear of our country.

Fear of my own surroundings.

 

Tell me, should I have this feeling?

I was born here, but my blood wasn't.

Land of the free? No.

Land of the feared.

 

My parent's chances of living the dream?

I will fight for them.

My sister's future career?

I will fight for her.

 

Who knows what will happen next?

Tell me, will they (my parents) be able to see me grow?

What about my younger brother? A future diesel mechanic.

Tell me, will I be able to protect my family?

 

First US Born

Second Born

Citizen of the US

Now with the fear of losing those who never gave up on me.

This poem is about: 
Me
My family
My country
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