Xielgnihhan Amasahdympaehk


'He who is Dead, yet has many Lives;
He who is Poor, yet he Thrives;
He who is Crippled, yet he can Walk;
He who is Mute, yet can Talk;
He who treads in the Light, yet traverses in the Dark;
He who bites like a Slug, yet has teeth like a Shark;
He who is Calm, yet is filled with Rage;
He who is Ancient, yet does not Age;
He who sees the Future, yet lives in the Past;
He who is First, yet is Last;
He who is Everywhere, yet is Nowhere;
He who is Atrocious, yet is Fair;
He who is Kind, yet is Heartless;
He who has Grace and Form, yet is Artless;
He who is Brainless, yet shows Intelligence;
He who is Forgiving, yet seeks out Vengeance;
He who is Quick-witted, yet his mind is Slow;
He IS Eljigakōh, the King of Limbo.'

Submitted: Thursday, November 28, 2013
Edited: Thursday, November 28, 2013

Related Poems

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Eljigakōh by Xielgnihhan Amasahdympaehk )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Death and Pain, Alice Holmes
  2. Love Like an Owl (Three Deadly Confessio.., Antoine La Najja
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
[Hata Bildir]