Robert Abok

(May 5th 1987 / Lodwar - Kenya)

I Shop In Another


Back then it was your shop,
That place you taught us to always shop
And seek all that our hearts seemed to bother,
Now I am fed up for your goods are no longer any cooler,
And I’ve purposed from within to turn and shop in another.

Of all I am not the best shopper,
But I know that a variety you provide no longer,
I seek refuge in the new and know the world a bit better
And by this I will weigh your service with the other,
And you will understand my actions to shop in another.

Submitted: Monday, January 30, 2012

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 (I Shop In Another by Robert Abok )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Kaise mai ye likh deta hoon! !, Ajeet Singh Dhruv
  2. Final Frontier, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Doors Of Destiny, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  4. Reproductions Through Music, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Safest place, gajanan mishra
  6. To whom I am going, gajanan mishra
  7. In The Process Of Existence, Naveed Akram
  8. Thy presence, binod bastola
  9. My Maiden's Love Is Like A Cloud In June, Chibueze Oscar Osuji
  10. दिल को हरदम dil ko hardam, hasmukh amathalal

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

239

"Heaven"—is what I cannot reach!
The Apple on the Tree—
Provided it do hopeless—hang—
That—"Heaven" is—to Me!

...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet John Burroughs

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]