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Tony Adah


Fear


For Fear of monkeys
I will never plant my corn
In my own house
I will never detest trouble
And have my knees behind my legs
Like a hen.
I will fight on
Persevere bravely
Into the kingdom of warriors.
If I worship you, fear
I will be expecting
The snail soon
To pick his feet
Put them onto its torso
And run away.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Edited: Monday, October 27, 2014

Topic of this poem: life


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