Recently, in my tribute to my nephew Devyn Hardy, I commented on how I did not have much faith in the human species as a whole. Let me state how unequivocally I was wrong about the human race and in particularly The Baby Rattler Nation. While I will always view humans skeptically, I will never again doubt the bonds we forged as Baby Rattlers. I couldn’t have made it without the support of some of our core families. I take that back….. even if you were an only child, you are a part of that core.
There are certain things that we hold to be self-evident, such as the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Although these things came to us later rather than sooner, must these three unyielding principles require a child to constantly look over his/her shoulder in the fear that some ne’er-do-well is going to inflict some type of harm on them simply because they have benefited a little better under the system that we live under? It shouldn’t have to be this way….
I can ramble on and on but I don’t want to bore you, lest myself. I am truly fighting the monster that I despise I might become. I just want a very simple thing out of life and that is for us to all get along. I will gladly give you everything that I have if it will prevent you from trying to blow my brains out. Maybe, it is beyond my purview to understand this… I might never know. With this being said evildoers and dregs of society, you must remember one thing…..
If you want to do dirt against us is a road that you don’t want to travel down because if you do, you only need to remember these words:
When the dark clouds gather on the horizon,
When thunder and lightning pierce the skies,
When fate is but a glare in the eye of a fallen Rattler,
and hope….a lost friend,
When the sinew of the chest grows weary from those hard charging linebackers,
And the muscles in the legs grow tired from those hard charging running backs,
You must always remember….the Rattlers will
AND STRIKE AGAIN!!!
We will get you in the end. We come from a legacy starting with Matthew Esteras, Harry Holt, Doris Jefferson, Doris Medlock, Ruth Williams, Johnnie Williams, Raymond Baker, and even Mrs. Hill, the evil math teacher…. Don’t tread upon us! My nephew, Devyn Hardy made it through New Beginnings so he is apart of the FAMU Family! You tried us once, you’d be ill advised to do it a second time. Because when you screw with one of us, you screw with us all. My entire family and I, stand together with you and for you. Never again can we allow this to happen to one of our families… Just saying!