Poetry: Classmate’s Mother

Classmate’s Mother

by Kent Malcom

As a child my mother was called “White Trash”
by a classmate’s mother.
Meaning she considered my mother trash – but certainly not White.

How ironic someone could talk about the color of skin
when they are devoid of soul.

You can read more of Kent Malcom’s work at the following link: https://allpoetry.com/Kent_Malcom

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