Rodney Gainous Jr

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You’re the reason now.

The reason things didn’t work out. The reason things went left.

Or maybe the times are the reason.

The reason why things didn’t go as planned…

We point fingers when the time comes to take accountability.

Who is going to take responsibility? It depends.

Who doesn’t…



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Falsely accused.

Whatever was said, whoever was told.

Those things never happened, those people don’t know.

When you’re not around, a story being spinned in a million ways… intentionally.

And it doesn’t matter if the person behind it, a fraud, a liar, or two-faced.

Because they wear a mask like…



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Feeling like you want to turn back time and replay moments.

Moments when times were simple, when you knew less…

When all you had to worry about was getting batteries for your Gameboy.

Because you played all day even when you had homework… school days.

Thinking back to the times…