Aziz Osman, born 1946, moved to Florence, Italy before moving to the Minnesota,MN, U.S. Spotted at the Afro Deli & Coffee shop in Minneapolis, Jan. 2013.
Is it my modesty you hate
or the way I guard my treasures?
Is it my honor that you deplore
Or the love I have for my beloved?
Or is it Power
I refuse to give away
while in your land you play and sweat any man’s game.
by Aileen Muhammad, copyright 2013