Treasure Island

kemi moshood


AFRICA MY AFRICA


In Africa the lion is no more
The jungle not his home
For he now opens a door
The corridors of power he is seen to roam
In Africa the monkey has left his tree
In Africa the snake no longer hides in the grass
In Africa bird and beast are all but gone
in africa all the peoples mizz there queen cause they queen have go american and the queen is me

Submitted: Saturday, November 15, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, November 26, 2008

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