I'm dropping 7 re-education truths to invite you into the freedom that I am running after. Follow if you will. As Harriet Tubman is credited to have said, "I freed a thousand slaves I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves."
My frustration is that no one explained the difference to me. No was was able to bridge the experience of a first generation college student and the best of college opportunity. Would-be mentors failed to realize that a code switch was needed.