Not Moved

"You're just influenced by the culture."
"You don't really want this."
"You're just doing it because all of your friends are."

No. I'm doing this for me.
Because I cry when I think of it.
My heart is moved when I practice it.

"Do you pray? All prayers? 5 times?"
"Do you wear hijab?"
"How do you know you really want this?"

When you no longer want to question your religion thn you know it's for you.
Nobody can you move you on it.

"You don't feel oppressed?"
"Wearing that scarf all the time."
"You're not hot in that?"

No, I'm not hot in this.
No, I don't feel oppressed.
No, I don't need you to save me.

This poem is about: 
Me

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