The term ‘ride or die’ has been lost in translation over the years. Its original meaning is a woman who stays with their partner through thick and thin.
In present days, many have lessened the term to a woman who endures an immense amount of pain, disrespect and abuse all in the name of being in a romantic relationship with a man.
Getting back to the roots of the original meaning, let us learn more about women who traversed life with their mate at all costs that they deemed worthwhile.
These women aren’t just warriors for others, they fight hard for themselves.
Keep reading to learn more about five black women who exemplify the true meaning of ‘ride or die’: