Towobola pelumi miktobz

(10th june 1988 / Ogun state, Nigeria)

Aged tree


Under the aged tree
Where we use to sing
Who is in the garden
The tree of my forefather
The unforgettable aged tree

Under the aged tree
Where we listen
To the story of our land
The dove and the jackal
An unforgettable story

Under the aged tree
Where my forefathers
Wept for freedom till death
May their soul rest in peace
And may the story of the aged tree lives in me

Submitted: Saturday, January 07, 2012
Edited: Monday, February 10, 2014

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