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The twinkling in my heart

Male and female Boys and girls Tall and short Light and dark Plying the tarred roads To make ends meet Running gallantly Competing for buyers This battle... is not for the weak and weary Pity is the enigma that flows.. through my downtrodden veins questions are asked.... .when will the plight of the common man change When will this oppression and deadly plague Of dehumanization come to an end Oh Nigeria,Nigeria Consider the plight... of your brothers and sisters Most of which this deadly sea of poverty Has derailed off the path of success They say all hands are not equal ....Smiling...not equal they are But symbiosis they share The common man is part of the cosmo of this nation And each deserves the silverspoon to attain success.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2013




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Date: 9/24/2013 6:42:00 PM
A beautiful poem of hope for a successful future, and with determination I am sure that it will be achieved. Great work!...Thank you for the kind comments on my poem. I really appreciate it!
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oluwatomiwo Akinyemi
Date: 9/24/2013 11:41:00 PM
My pleasure kelly...thanks for your kind comments too...its well appreciated. We will stive to make this world a better place OA.
Date: 9/23/2013 5:44:00 AM
That's my friend, he is a good poet
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