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Chromosomal Complication



the proof of my fertility
the bane of my equality
to men

this natural phenomenon
holding hands to sing a cyclic song
i must pay homage to the moon

i'm a member of this religion
by a chromosomal complication

bound within this random act
my voice unheard, my gender set
i'm free

free to be just one
the sun
free to be a we
i sneeze

and am blessed in one big worldwide
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