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tochukwu nwankpa

(12th february 1991 / Anambra state in Nigeria)

My rowboat


Upon river Thames
My little boat rowed gently
Causing ripples on the surface of the water
the evening was calm as I glided through the river
I saw young lovers making promises
I saw families holding picnics
A father teaching his son how to fish
A painter with his brush trying his oil canvass
I left my mind to traverse
across that little verse
''life is but a dream''

Submitted: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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