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Alone in my wakeful sleep

(This peice was inspired by a poem titled "NIGHT OF PAIN" which was written by Onalethuso Petrus Ntema(Botswana) Alone in my wakeful sleep i wonder; I wonder alone in my wakeful sleep, my soul reddened as beet, As t crushes out through the stomas of my calm skin, Any moment I could depart life and fall frostily at my feet, I tremble in fear like a feigning cleric reviled by time, The road seems too tight and so thin, My eyes tells riddles! Alone in my wakeful sleep i wonder; Will my faith save me? I wonder alone in my wakeful sleep, As my heart tire out at a lingering bound, The strain stretches gently to my deep It fills my body all around...

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