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Elegy To Olusola Okunlola Akinpade


A shoulder for the beholder,

A rose amidst forgetful thorns,

A green leaf in a golden savanna meadow

And a light for a lonely shadow.

Rest baba;

Rest on our rocky pillow,

Rest baba;

Rest on our belly with earthly blanket,

We have come again with love,

Here without bother,

We are here again in mournful memories,Olusola

That you keep resting,

Till we meet again.

Copyright © tutuola michael | Year Posted 2013


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  1. Date: 1/23/2016 10:08:00 PM

    T MICHAEL, Enjoyed the way you expressed every line. Always with LUV **SKAT**