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My Son Will Rise

My father died, my godfather (Le Parrain) christened me in church when I was two weeks old.  This painting represents his love for me. He always spoke these words; my son, you will rise above the cotton fields, low pay, hot son and wasted struggle of the worn out whip.

 

My Son Will Rise
Medium: Acrylic on Illustration Board
Size: 42 x 32