alexander opicho

(when dictatorship began / kenya)

a friend


Alexander K Opicho
(Eldoret, Kenya; aopicho@yahoo.com)


Do you know apex of danger
In your life and even mine
The most dangerous animal
On earth in and without the zoo
In the entire world of humanity and bestiality
That can lacerate you into shreds of carcass
And to which you are totally defenseless
This animal is a friend

Submitted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013

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