"Gave up the war to see
Could it be you and me?
'stead of together, stormy weather
Where's the love?
Rest in peace
Is it the way you need your lovin' but couldn't afford it
Baby if it's this way, you know you gotta be on it
I've been waiting to fill your cup ...
Aretha's transition has sparked a calling deep down in me this morning. Upon waking, her music played from my speakers with a heavier cry than before. And now I sit here as my heart howls and urges my soul to convey the severity of her impact and influence on who I am...