Gbeti gaius Kafui


Grief


Grief, grief, grief,
How mighty you are-
How strong you are.
Your presence coiled me in shell.
Like the snail.i kept hidden.
When i smelled your presence.

Grief grief grief
How mighty you are.
Too heavy to bear.
Too enormous to think of.
I fear your presence.

You made my soul depart from my being.
You are simply undesirable.

Submitted: Thursday, June 20, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 26, 2013

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