The Way It Is
(Niqua’s phone rings) Hey Kim,
Hey Niqua. I just called to see what you
were doing, and to make sure
Yeah I’m alright.
(Kim) Where’s your pops? Girl,
where he always at, in the bedroom,
You know what Kim, I really am starting
to hate that man. He doesn’t act like
a real father.
No…actually he’s not a real
father. He says terrible things to me. I often
wonder why did my mom leave me here
with this monster. Uh hello?,
I am still on the phone girl. You were
sounding like your mind drifted away or
Girl that’s because it did drift away.
Kim, I really do hate him, and one day, I
will be the one to take him out of his
(Kim) Wow, girl you shouldn’t talk
Kim, you think it’s a joke? Just keep
in mind that I haven’t told you
everything, okay?. I could tell you some
things you wouldn’t believe. When I
finish telling you everything, you’re
going to hate him to.
(Kim) Okay, like what?
Put it like this Kim, I don’t think
your dad is sleeping with you.
(Kim) What? Um.…