Transatlantic Experiences and Perspectives of Black Germans of the Post-War Generation
Edited By Marion Kraft
Distant Connections (May Ayim)
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the hands of my mother are white I know I don’t know them my mother the hands the hands of my father I know are black I hardly know him my father the hands apart
visions above grey feelings of guilt shadow kisses in the dark
memories lightsome her face on his forehead painful German on her lips
forgotten her lips his face hurting lightsome African words ← 395 | 396 →
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