Paid the ultimate price
Cost him his life
Playing while black
The injustice system charged him with that
A boy sentenced to death for playing with his toy.
-Leon Kwasi Kuntuo-Asare
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Thank you for writing this. Powerful and true and heartbreaking.
Thank you, Elaine.