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gideon zerah ogbonna

(24 may 1993 / nigeria)

My Grandmum


I f           o n l y          d e a t h

Was within the purview of me

Your shuttle in shut-eye

Is one which I can’t dismiss

Or shrug or shove off

 

Your long shrift drift

Of life in this realm

 I wouldn’t forget

As you did birth my birth

And made; caused; rejuvenation

 

To my vision

My very grand mum

Grace  Olachi  Nnadi

Now GONE

Submitted: Saturday, November 02, 2013
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