Treasure Island

gideon zerah ogbonna

(24 may 1993 / nigeria)

A Love


The love you wrought
Your son for us
With stone and whip and crowd
A cross to cancel wrong was brought
Relief to past words curse
Lifting humble; trample proud

Even a man ward feeling
Compassion hinged emotive response
Despite odd, opposite; reciprocity

And to the awesome feeling
That man is loved in response
To with all evils and atrocity?
A love so deep, bound breaking
That made you die for earth; my city

Submitted: Tuesday, July 09, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 10, 2013

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A poem Showing Gods love for man

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