Treasure Island

Edward Kofi Louis

(13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Let Your Ways Be Straight


Joy!
The sun is laughing;
Peace!
The moon is watching;
So, let your ways be straight.

Be, me!
To be myself;
In the right manner!
And by holding up the laws and,
Letting them to lead my ways.

Custom, costume!
Like the English Wine;
In the name of the peace around you today,
And, with the English Love.

Misery, mystery!
With the ways of the land;
Task, ask!
With the problems of the land;
But, be straight always.

Submitted: Friday, October 25, 2013

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