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Gucci Mane Writes Letter From Prison: 'Spiritually, I'm Free as Ever'

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Gucci Mane arrives at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards at NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on September 12, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. 

Gucci Mane may be "physically incarcerated," but in a letter to his fans from prison, he says that "spiritually and mentally I'm free as ever." Read Mane's letter below.

Gucci Mane was recently sentenced to three years and three months in prison after pleading guilty to possession of a firearm. This hasn't prevented the rapper from releasing music: He dropped a mixtape with Young Thug and several solo albums -- most recently, Trap God 3 -- this year.

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Behind bars, Gucci Mane has been envisioning positive steps to take in the future. "I can see myself now at the top of my game," he writes. "I know that by me stayin' sober, praying and fasting and stepping up to the plate to be the Father and man I am destined to be I will impact my family and the entire universe for the better."