The Lady

The Lady, she still stands

But look closely

She aches, yet she is resolute against dark forces

Her virtue remains, but evil has shaken her

Cowards and crooks have not yet triumphed

She cries when one of her children is taken from her

The cycle of life gives her at least one more generation to protect

She hopes

So do we

You know

2016 Military Bowl, 27Dec2016, Wake Forest vs Temple; Photo: Anthony Moretti

You know, but you don’t want to admit it

You know, but you can’t stand the criticism from it

You know, but you lash out, out of fear

You know, but you pretend you can handle it

You know you are wrong

You cannot be right

TIME: Oprah says CBS’ Gayle King facing death threats because she asked about Kobe Bryant’s sexual assault case


(NEW YORK) — Oprah Winfrey says her friend Gayle King is facing death threats following a social media backlash caused by an interview with retired WNBA star Lisa Leslie that concerned the late Kobe Bryant. On an appearance on Hoda & Jenna & Friends on Friday, Winfrey said King “is not doing well” and has…

via Oprah: Gayle King Receiving Death Threats, ‘Not Doing Well’ After Backlash to Kobe Bryant Interview Question — TIME