I Want to Tell You Something
You Should Know
I want to tell you something you should
Something that you might not want to hear.
It is, however,
true of me, and so
If you would know me, I must make it clear.
a woman who loves other women.
I could not, nor would want to be aught
I am your daughter and a lesbian.
Please make a place for that
Please love me as I am, as I love you
differently from when I was a child.
I am the daughter that you always
Save for one sweet way that fate has smiled.
decide, I'll love you still,
For love heeds not the weather, but the