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Audre Lorde - The Black Unicorn

The black unicorn is greedy. 
The black unicorn is impatient. 
'The black unicorn was mistaken 
for a shadow or symbol
and taken
through a cold country 
where mist painted mockeries 
of my fury.
It is not on her lap where the horn rests 
but deep in her moonpit 
The black unicorn is restless 
the black unicorn is unrelenting 
the black unicorn is not 

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Poet: Audre Lorde
Poem: The Black Unicorn

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